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Taxon: Sisyrinchium montanum Greene

Genus: Sisyrinchium
Family: Iridaceae subfamily: Iridoideae tribe: Sisyrinchieae
Nomen number: 456270
Place of publication: Pittonia 4:33. 1899
Name verified on: 07-Jan-2015 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 07-Jan-2015
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

  • American blue-eyed-grass   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • blue-eyed-grass   (Source: F Penn ) – English
  • bermudienne montagnarde   (Source: F NAmer ) – French
  • gräslilja   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
    Northern Europe: Norway; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Germany; Switzerland
    East Europe: Russian Federation - European part [c.]; Ukraine
    Southeastern Europe: Italy; Romania
    Southwestern Europe: France



Check other web resources for Sisyrinchium montanum Greene:

Check other web resources for images:

  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (27 November 2015)

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