Giant Blue Iris Flower Essence
Healing Properties: Arising from the shallow waters, the Giant Blue Iris shares the virtue of the blue heaven and the glorious yellow sun. It is very erect and upright, and stemming from water, personifies one’s ability to discover the creative muse within. Just as the inner sanctuary of the human soul holds the experience of emotional depth, the Giant Blue Iris serves as a symbolic paintbrush to the senses, thereby, allowing creativity to flow like a divine stream of inspiration. The Giant Blue Iris aligns beautifully with an organic flow of feeling and self-actualization.
Latin: I. Giganticaurulea
More about Giant Blue Iris: Iris Giganticaerulea is by far the biggest and tallest of the Louisiana Irises. It is generally light blue to lavender to purple in color. The flower is fragrant with a musky scent. The inflorescence is multi-flowered with two terminal flowers on an erect stem, arising above the leaves. The bright green leaves are stiff and erect, arising from shallowly rooted, branching rhizomes that can form large colonies. Iris Giganticaerulea is commonly found growing in shallow water in wet meadows, marshes, wet ditches and bogs.