Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Sisyrinchium from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Asparagales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Narrowleaf Blue-eyed Grass, Stout Blue-eyed Grass
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Ben Geer Keys bgk1389_a
Stems are usually branched, each with 2(+) spathes on long peduncles, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
JK Marlow jkm0305z_28
May Buncombe County NC
Botanical Gardens at Asheville
Scape conspicuously winged, 1/8"-1/4" wide, and about same length as leaves, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
JK Marlow jkm080517_118
May Aiken County SC
Savannah River Bluffs Heritage Preserve
Capsule globose to oblong, 4-6mm long, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
Bobbie L Holt blh1389_a
July Anderson County SC
Carolina Wild Native Plant Nursery
At the base of each petal is a sulfur-yellow patch, per All About South Carolina Wildflowers.