Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens

Sisyrinchium angustifolium Lucerne (Blue Eyed Grass)

This clump-forming semi-evergreen perennial features grass-like bright green leaves that are dotter with clusters of delicate, violet-blue, star-shaped flowers bearing yellow centres. Fast growth rate.

Despite the common name and the grass-like leaves, this is actually a member of the Iris family.

Blooms early to midsummer
6 in tall x 6 in spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Partial Shade
Moisture Moderate to Consistent Moisture