Wish I knew this lovely iris' name!
Unknown variety of Iris ensata.
Maine, July. In good soil these plants do not need bog conditions to thrive.
Maine, early July, at Earthart Gardens, a great Japanese and Siberian Iris nursery.
Maine, early July, planted in a mixed border.
Photo courtesy of Karl Gercens. Copyright Karl Gercens. Conservatory Horticulturist at Longwood Gardens. http://www.karlgercens.com/