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Sisyrinchium bellum 'Sea Cliff'

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Species Name: Sisyrinchium bellum 'Sea Cliff'
Common Name: Sea Cliff Blue-Eyed Grass

This dwarf version of Sisyrinchium bellum has more blue flowers instead of purple. Forms clumps that can be divided. Recommended for meadows, containers or in borders near lawns.

Plant Family: Iridaceae
Plant Type: Perennial/Biennial
Height by Width: 6-8 in. H x 2' W
Growth Habit: Low, clumping
Deciduous/Evergreen: Summer dormant
Growth Rate: Fast
Sun Exposure: Part shade
Soil Preference: Adaptable
Water Requirements: Occasional to moderate
Cold Hardy to: 35 degrees F
Flower Season: Spring
Flower Color: Purple/Blue
Endangered?: Not Listed
Distribution: Selected for the garden
Natural Habitat: Open, generally moist, grassy areas, woodlands

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