Sisyrinchium bellum 'Nanum'

Blue-eyed Grass

Iridaceae

Exposure

Sun or part shade

Water

Occasional water

Form

Perennial

Height

8 inches

Flower color

Violet

Bloom time

Spring

Blue-eyed grass resembles a miniature iris. This selection has short stems with wide leaves and pale violet flowers with dark centers. It will grow in a variety of situations, including meadow gardens, woodland borders, and containers. It is summer dormant. Needs good drainage.

Habitat Grassland, woodland