PlantsSisyrinchiums→Strict Blue-Eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium montanum)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 2 -45.6 °C (-50 °F) to -42.8 °C (-45°F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 8b
Plant Height: 6 - 18 inches
Plant Spread: 3 - 6 inches
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Water gardens
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Seeds: Stratify seeds: 3 months at 40 degrees
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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Comments:
Posted by robertduval14 (Mason, New Hampshire - Zone 5b) on Sep 19, 2016 10:52 PM

National flower of Bermuda.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Sisyrinchium montanum as a water garden plant? by growitall Feb 16, 2014 10:45 PM 2
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