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Sisyrinchium californicum

Yellow-eyed Grass and Golden-Eyed Grass.

Santa Margarita, CA
Size Quantity Price
One Gallon 3 $ 8.99
Plants in production
One Gallon 9 --

Sisyrinchium californicum, Yellow-Eyed Grass, is a small perennial about 8 inches tall that forms a little clump of iris leaves with bunches of yellow flowers that appear May through June. Yellow-Eyed Grass likes moist areas, but will become drought tolerant in a conventional garden.

Yellow-Eyed Grass grows in the wild along the coast ranges. Yellow-Eyed Grass likes full sun near the coast, but does fine in the interior with a little afternoon shade and regular water.

Mix with Erigeron 'Wayne Roderick', Penstemon 'Margarita BOP' and Zauschneria 'Bert's Bluff' for a sunny border next to a lawn or walkway.

Sisyrinchium californicum tolerates seaside conditions, alkaline soil, clay, seasonal flooding and deer.

Sisyrinchium californicum's foliage color is lt-green and type is evergreen.
Sisyrinchium californicum's flower color is yellow.

Communities for Sisyrinchium californicum:Coastal Sage Scrub, Coastal Strand and Freshwater Marsh.

ph: 5.00 to 8.00
usda: 8 to 10
height[m]: 0.20 to 0.80
width[m]: 0.20 to 0.20
rainfall[cm]: 80.00 to 160.00

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