Sisyrinchium californicum Yellow eyed grass

Description

Miniature Iris-type foliage with masses of star-shaped yellow flowers. Prefers moist to damp soil.

Repotting or planting

9cm marginal plants require potting into a larger mesh basket. Place in a pond no deeper than 1/3 maximum recommended planting depth to allow the plants to establish. 1ltr marginal plants do not require repotting, place in pond no deeper than 1/2 maximum recommended planting depth to allow the plants to establish. 3ltr and 5ltr plants do not require repotting, as they are larger more established plants they can be placed up to the maximum recommended depth. There is no need to remove the mesh basket.

Care instructions

Little maintenance is required. Trim after foliage has died back in Autumn to tidy. This plant prefers damp ground rather than in the pond.

Colour

Yellow

Growth rate

Slow

Flowers

June-Aug

Sun/shade

Full sun

Season

Spring,Summer,

Measurements in centimetres

Height Min –Max

15-30

Depth Min-Max

0-1

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