Prairie Blue Eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium campestre)

Prairie Blue Eyed Grass (Sisyrinchium campestre)

Little blue flowers cover this small plant. Blooms in late spring. Grass-like leaves with a silvery-hue provide a different texture compared to other flowers. Perfect for tidy gardens and borders where short plants are needed.


Sun:    Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture:    Dry, Medium
Height:    10 inches
Blooms:    May, June
Color:    Blue
Spacing:    8″
Zones:    3-8
Benefits:    Pollinators

Design Tips

Blue Eyed Grass has graceful grass-like leaves and tiny flowers that are best appreciated on borders of gardens, whether massed or repeated in small groups.

Companion Plants

Prairie Smoke
Star Sedge
Blue Grama Grass
Ivory Sedge