Celebrating the nature of Iowa and the Midwest with words and images
Tuesday, June 1, 2010
Plant of the Week
Blue-eyed grass Sisyrinchium campestre Bickn.
other common names: prairie blue-eyed grass Sisyrinchium: a name once used for another plant and later transferred to this genus Campestre: from Latin campestre, meaning “of the fields”
Iris family: Iridaceae