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Needletip Blue-Eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium mucronatum)

  • Needletip Blue-Eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium Mucronatum) http://www.sagebud.com/needletip-blue-eyed-grass-sisyrinchium-mucronatum
    Credit: Nathaniel Lord Britton (1859-1934) and Addison Brown (1830-1913) | Downloaded from http://plants.usda.g... ; Originally published in Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 1: 544. | License: PD Old
  • Needletip Blue-Eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium Mucronatum) http://www.sagebud.com/needletip-blue-eyed-grass-sisyrinchium-mucronatum
    Credit: Nathaniel Lord Britton (1859-1934) and Addison Brown (1830-1913) | Downloaded from http://plants.usda.g... ; Originally published in Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 1: 544. | License: PD Old

Sisyrinchium Mucronatum, or more commonly know as Needletip Blue-Eyed Grass, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Sisyrinchium. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Sisyrinchium Mucronatum or Needletip Blue-Eyed Grass's floral region is North America US Lower 48

  • Category: Monocot
  • Genus: Sisyrinchium
  • Family: Iridaceae
  • Order: Liliales
  • Class: Liliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (N) CAN (N)
  • State T/E Status: MA (E) ME (SC) NY (E) OH (E)
  • State T/E Common Name: MA (slender blue-eyed grass) ME (Michaux's blue-eyed-grass) NY (Michaux's blue-eyed-grass) OH (narrow-leaved blue-eyed-grass)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: FAC+ FACW-
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 1(FAC+) 2(FACW-) 3(FACW-) 4(FAC+)




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