Sisyrinchium californicum


Grows in clumps of thin grassy leaves scattered with many star-shaped yellow flowers.


Very useful little plant grows rapidly to fill any container and flowers and flowers.  Very pretty ground cover. Evergreen in a mild winter.

Top tip: Overwinter in a cold greenhouse/cold frame for early flowering.  Dead head to prolong flowering period.

Flowers:  May-August

Height: 10-15cm

Propagation: Very easy to divide.

Depth of water over the soil: 0-5cm.

Planting: Plant into 5lt planting crate using heavy garden loam or Westland Aquatic Soil