Taxon  Report   7637    
Sisyrinchium halophilum  Greene
Nevada blue eyed grass
Sisyrinchium halophilum
© 2004 James M. Andre
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Sisyrinchium halophilum
© 2002 Thomas M. Elder, M.D.
Sisyrinchium halophilum
© 2014 Neal Kramer
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
© 2016 Neal Kramer
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
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 17, 2019).