Patagonia Wildflowers
Wildflower Identification
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blue pigroot
Sisyrinchium micranthum
Sisyrinchium micranthum
blue pigroot Iris Family
Sisyrinchium micranthum Iridaceae
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English common names
  •blue pigroot
  •striped rush-leaf
common name
  •cebolinha (Brazil)
accepted scientific name
  •Sisyrinchium micranthum Cav.
rules for finding collection records
  •Sisyrinchium micranthum (388)
  •Sisyrinchium iridifolium (15)
family name
  • Iridaceae
Image Author: ©2014 Sérgio Bordignon, Cassio Rabuske da Silva, Flora Digital
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals, Stalked flowers in a column
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is 0.4 to 0.75 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of September thru 1st week of February

How Likely at this Location (60%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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