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Sisyrinchium idahoense bellum
Sisyrinchium idahoense bellum

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Sisyrinchium idahoense bellum

Blue-Eyed Grass


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 idahoense bellum

Native to coastal California, Oregon. Grows 4 in. to 2 ft. high, 6 in. to 2 ft. wide. Green or bluish green leaves. Purple to bluish purple, 1/2-in. flowers appear in spring. Several named forms, many of them dwarf, are available.

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