Wildflowers of New York

Blue Eyed Grass

A photographic collection and brief reference to help identify Wildflowers found in New York

Blue Eyed Grass
- Sisyrinchium montanum

Iris Family
The difference in species is mainly the leaf structure, Sisyrinchium montanum has relatively wide leaves and flat stems. A pointed bract extends above the flower.

A stunning small flower easily overlooked.
6 petals tipped with a small point
Stiff grass like leaves

Found: Fields and meadows
Height: 4 - 24 inches
May - June bloom time

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