Sisyrinchium idahoense E.P. Bicknell
Idaho Blue-eyed Grass
|Kingdom||Plantae||Plants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae|
|Subkingdom||Tracheobionta||Vascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients|
|Division||Magnoliophyta||Flowering plants, also known as angiosperms|
|Class||Liliopsida||Monocots (plants with a single seed leaf); includes the lily family|
|Subclass||Liliidae||Includes lilies, orchids, and many others|
|Order||Asparagales||A diverse group that includes asparagus|
|Family||Iridaceae||Iris family—perennial plants that grow from bulbs—also includes crocuses, gladiolas, and the genus Moraea|
|Genus||Sisyrinchium||An old Greek name of unknown meaning|
|Species||idahoense||Of or from the state of Idaho|
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Sisyrinchium idahoense description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 13 Jun 2010.
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5/15/2010 · Garden in the Woods, Framingham, MA
≈ 21 × 14" (52 × 34 cm)
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