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Sisyrinchium montanum

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Plant types and subtypes: Perennials, Bulbs

Light Requirements: sun, part-sun

Water Use: medium

Soil Moisture: dry, moist

Soil Description: neutral, average, loam, clay, sand, gravel/rock

Height: 6"-18"

Bloom Time: May, June, July

Bloom Color: violet, purple, blue

Leaf Color: green

Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7

Additional Tags: clumping, edible, medicinal, ornamental foliage, rock garden plant

Sisyrinchium montanum (strict blue-eyed grass)
  • Sisyrinchium montanum (strict blue-eyed grass)
  • Sisyrinchium montanum (strict blue-eyed grass)
  • Sisyrinchium montanum (strict blue-eyed grass)

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Description

Sisyrinchium montanum

Also known as:

strict blue-eyed grass

,

mountain blue-eyed grass

,

common blue-eyed grass

Scientific Synonyms:

Native Range & Classification

Recorded County Distribution: USDA data

Native Range:
CO, CT, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, MA, ME, MI, MN, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, OH, PA, RI, SD, TX, UT, VA, VT, WA, WI, WV

USDA Endangered Status:

  • Endangered: IL, IN, NJ, OH
  • Sensitive: WA

Classification

Kingdom Plantae Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta Flowering plants
Class Liliopsida Monocotyledons
Subclass Liliidae
Order Liliales
Family Iridaceae Iris family
Genus Sisyrinchium blue-eyed grass
Species Sisyrinchium montanum strict blue-eyed grass