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Morning Iris

Morning Iris is an easy-to-grow, clumping grass with pale blue flowers.

Grass-like Suitable for Pots Birds Flowers

Noongar Name:

Scientific Name: Orthrosanthus laxus 

Performance: Easy to grow

Size: Perennial with a maximum height up to 40cm

Flower: Blue

Flowering Time: Djilba Kambarang (Aug-Oct)

Natural Distribution: Grows locally in the Perth region

Growing at a Glance

See Growing Guide for more detail

Position: Adaptable to sunny and light-shade positions

Watering: Benefits from supplementary watering when in bloom.

Feeding: Will benefit from some supplementary feeding.

Pruning: Remove dead or failing flowers.

Invited Guests

This provides habitat for Invertebrates


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