Sisyrinchium angustifolium


Common Name: blue-eyed grass
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): sun, part sun
Light Requirements: Sun, Part Sun
Height:10 to 20 inches
Width:6 to 8 inches
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Prairie
Soil Type:moist, poor to average
Soil Moisture:Mesic
USDA Zones:3 to 9
Flower Colour:blue
Bloom Time:late spring to early summer
Comments:Grasslike foliage. Small starry blue flowers.
Germination:Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
Seed germinates only after multiple cycles of warm and cold, typically 40°-70°-40°-70°F.
Picture Copyright: W.L. Wagner @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database