Iris relatives with narrow, leaves and small, six-segmented flowers that open in sunshine. Pretty but not showy; best suited for informal gardens or naturalizing.Sisyrinchium californicum
Native to coastal areas from California to British Columbia. Grows 6 in. to 2 ft. high, 8 to 10 in. wide. Dull green leaves are broader than those of Sisyrinchium idahoense bellum. Yellow flowers appear in late spring or early summer. Succeeds in wet or low spots.
Maturing at just 6 to 15 ft. high and wide, this is a good magnolia for small gardens. Buds look like ...
Grows 15 to 20 ft. tall and 20 to 25 ft. wide, forming an extremely dense crown with spreading branche...
Grows 25 ft. tall and wide, sporting an open form when young, becoming more rounded with age.