Calflora
Taxon  Report   7637    
Sisyrinchium halophilum  Greene
Nevada blue eyed grass
Sisyrinchium halophilum
© 2016 Neal Kramer
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Sisyrinchium halophilum
© 2014 Neal Kramer
Sisyrinchium halophilum
© 2004 James M. Andre
Sisyrinchium halophilum, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Sisyrinchium halophilum
© 2002 Thomas M. Elder, M.D.
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Sisyrinchium
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, wetland-riparian

Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Sisyrinchium leptocaulon
More information about  Sisyrinchium halophilum
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (SIHA2)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 12, 2018).

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