Yellow Eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium striatum) in the Sisyrinchiums Database

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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 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 12 - 36 inches
Plant Spread: 6 - 12 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2009-08-08
By Joy
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-06-23
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Mid Summer
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Location: Cerro El Roble, ChileDate: SpringIn the center of the picture, wild growing Sisyrinchium striatum
By Mutisia
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Location: Santa Cruz Mountains, CaliforniaDate: 2015-05-19
By Henhouse
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2010-08-09
By Joy
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Mid Summer
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2006-09-02
By Joy
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Courtesy Crownsville Nursery
By vic
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chelle On February 16, 2015 Seeds sown
Room temp.

(Not hardy here, so toss or store if growth is slow.)
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