Calflora
Taxon  Report   9415    
Sisyrinchium longipes  (E. P. Bicknell) Kearney & Peebles
Timberland blue eyed grass
Sisyrinchium longipes
© © 2016 Wynn Anderson
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Sisyrinchium longipes
© 2017 Ron Vanderhoff
Sisyrinchium longipes, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

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Sisyrinchium longipes
© 2017 James Bailey
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Sisyrinchium
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Hydastylus longipes
More information about  Sisyrinchium longipes
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

USDA PLANTS Profile (SILO5)

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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).