Blue-eyed grass

Sisyrinchium angustifolium

Blue-eyed grass

Blue-eyed grass is a native perennial with a clump-forming growth habit and narrow blade-shaped leaves. A member of the iris family, blue-eyed grass produces clusters of blue-violet 1/2-inch flowers with yellow eyes in spring. Blue-eyed grass prefers full to partial sun and moist, well-drained soil. It can grow to a mature height of 1.5 to 2 feet.