Our Yellow Flag plug plants for sale are priced per individual plant. This product has a minimum quantity of 10 plug plants. For orders over 500 plug plants please contact us.
All our plants for sale are native British wildflowers grown from wild seed in our sustainable nursery.
Common Name: Yellow Flag
Latin Name: Iris psuedacorus
Description: Also known as water flag, or yellow iris, this plant can resemble the garden iris. It’s long, dark green leaves are sharp, like pampas grass, so care needs to be taken when handling. It is a tall bold plant, inhabiting wet areas such as marshes, ditches, ponds, lakes and flooded gravel-pits across the UK and Ireland. It attracts dragonflies, damselflies, bees, hoverflies and moths.
Flower Colour: Yellow and can reach up to 10cm in diameter.
Flowering Times: May-July
Plant Height: 100-150 cm
Management: The Yellow Flag plant does well in wetland habitats, like riverbanks or around local ponds. It requires some management each year by cutting back and pulling up some of the rhizomes.