Taxon  Report   7633 
Sisyrinchium californicum  (Ker Gawler) Dryander
California golden eyed grass,  Golden blue eyed grass, Yellow eyed grass
Sisyrinchium californicum
© 2006 Joseph Dougherty, M.D./ecology.org
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Sisyrinchium californicum
© 2011 John W. Wall
Sisyrinchium californicum
© Corsi 2007 California Academy of Sciences
Sisyrinchium californicum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Plant Characteristics
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Sisyrinchium californicum
© 2015 Margo Bors
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Sisyrinchium
Communities:
Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: freshwater-marsh [Walker]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Hydastylus borealis
PLANTS: Hydastylus brachypus
PLANTS: Hydastylus californicus
PLANTS: Sisyrinchium boreale
ICPN: Sisyrinchium lineatum
More information about  Sisyrinchium californicum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
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Photos and ID tips from PlantID.net

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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USDA PLANTS Profile (SICA8)

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 25, 2016).

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