Sisyrinchium


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Related to Sisyrinchium: Xanthorhiza simplicissima
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Noun1.Sisyrinchium - chiefly North American grasslike herbsSisyrinchium - chiefly North American grasslike herbs
liliid monocot genus - genus of monocotyledonous plants comprising mostly herbs having usually petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
family Iridaceae, Iridaceae, iris family - large family of usually perennial geophytic herbs with rhizomes or corms or bulbs
blue-eyed grass - plant with grasslike foliage and delicate blue flowers
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The photograph you sent me is Sisyrinchium striatum, or Mexican Pale Grass.
Dourojeanni y Tovar (1966) complementan el registro mencionando a especies de los generos Astragalus, Lupinus, Bomarea y Opuntia; asi mismo, Venero y Hostning (1986) indican la existencia de simpatria con especies de los generos Polylepis, Escallonia y Buddleja; a estos se anade ejemplares de los generos Berberis, Gynoxis y Sisyrinchium (Venero & Hostning 1987).
MRE [California Bur-clover] Strophostyles helvula (L.) Elliott E [Amberique-bean] Iridaceae Sisyrinchium minus Engelm.
IRIDACEAE (Iris Family) Sisyrinchium angustifolium Mill.--CW, SW; CW; MWL; Infrequent but widespread; C = 3; BSUH 20051.
Try adding touches of lemon Phygelius Aequalis Yellow Trumpet, Sisyrinchium Striatum, Crimson Knautica Macedonia or metallic blue Eryngium Giganteum.
* horticultural iris western blue-eyed- Sisyrinchium bellum S.
Gray, 1877 N Triodanis biflora (Ruiz & Pavon) N Greene, 1894 Clusiaceae Hypericum mutilum L., 1753 N Commelinaceae Tradescantia ohiensis Rafinesque, 1814 N Fabaceae Aeschynomene viscidula Michaux, 1803 N Chamaecrista fasciculata (Michaux) N Greene, 1897 Desmodium incanum de Candolle, 1825 Medicago lupulina L., 1753 Melilotus albus Medicus, 1787 Trifolium repens L., 1753 Gentianaceae Sabatia angularis (L.) Pursh, 1814 N Iridaceae Sisyrinchium angustifolium Miller, 1769 N Sisyrinchium rosulatum E.
The ability of ants to disperse seeds was assessed experimentally in Central Chilean Andes for Sisyrinchium arenarium (Iridaceae) (Munoz & Arroyo, 2002).