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Directory of Wildflowers

Common Blue-eyed Grass
Sisyrinchium angustifolium

Common Blue-eyed Grass
Common Blue-eyed Grass

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Sun
 
Mature Height
10 - 12 Inches
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
4 - 8 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
Blue
 
Bloom Season
May - July
 

Features

Small blue flowers with yellow centers. The plant has a grass-like appearance.

Culture

Full sun; moist, well drained soils.

Notes

Found in meadows and damp woods. Plants will self seed.