Taxon  Report   7640 
Sisyrinchium idahoense  E. P. Bicknell  var. occidentale  (E. P. Bicknell) Douglass M. Hend.
Idaho blue eyed grass
Sisyrinchium idahoense var. occidentale
© 2012 Barry Rice
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Sisyrinchium idahoense var. occidentale
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Sisyrinchium idahoense var. occidentale
© 2001 Gary A. Monroe
Sisyrinchium idahoense var. occidentale, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Sisyrinchium idahoense var. occidentale
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Genus: Sisyrinchium
Parent Record Sisyrinchium idahoense
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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ICPN + PLANTS: Sisyrinchium occidentale
ICPN: Sisyrinchium oreophilum var. occidentale
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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