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'Peacock Flower' Seeds

Dietes bicolor


  • Perennial
  • 100cm height and spread
  • Drought tolerant
  • Frost tolerant
  • Wind tolerant
  • Suits borders, pots, rockeries, mass planting and is useful as a hedging/screening plant
  • Hardy, low care plant
  • Low water requirements


Also commonly known as Butterfly Iris, Wild Iris and Yellow Peacock Flower.


A native of South Africa, Peacock Flower is a clump forming rhizomatous perennial with upright, olive green strappy leaves. The plant produces masses of pale yellow iris-like flowers, with several dark reddish-brown spots in the entre, throughout spring and summer and often all year round in warmer climates.


Mass plant for a showy display, use dotted throughout borders or as a low, informal hedge. Useful for suppressing weeds and minimising soil erosion.


Very easy to grow from seed and plants are easily dividable.

Peacock Flower

PriceFrom $1.99
  • Genus Dietes
    Species Bicolor
    Common name Peacock Flower
    Type Perennial
    Flower color Pale yellow
    Perfumed flowers No
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