Ideal Companions for Your Bearded Iris Beds: Add additional plants to existing iris bed.
Plants I Love: Iris walk. Giverny. Dark purple. Pale blue/lilac and a touch of orange. Perfection.
I have a purple and blue garden myself, though mine is not quite looking like this...yet.
Purple Iris Beds. If you like this garden, read our article on getting more iris blooms in your own garden at http://gardendesignforliving.com/?p=1150
Also worth growing:The Dracula’s kiss iris, and…… the black-currant swirl angel’s trumpet (it’s highly toxic, though, so be careful).
UK - Jinny Blom garden designer
How to grow irises
Blue Border Garden | Campanula, Iris, Delphinium, Anchusa
‘Gerald Darby’ iris (Iris x robusta): some of the foliage and the stems are purple. It’s a siberian iris, so no beard. Flower is also purple. Found my tubers on eBay. Growing in curbside garden.
Federico Forquet's garden - A path shaded by olive trees and flanked by Florentine irises leads from the main house to the studio.