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Sisyrinchium demissum

Blue-eyed Grass

Life form2, 3: forb, perennial
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: sheathing
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: grasslike or linear
Flower color2: violet to indigo to blue
Flowering period2: spring
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Iridaceae (iris family)
Status: uncommon
Location where collected or observed:
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument

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