Monday, July 6, 2009

Blue Eyed Grass

One of our favourite wild summer plants is blue eyes grass. It is not a true grass but a member of the iris family. Last summer Mark planted some in a pot, and overwintered them in the garden. They are blooming now!! Such gorgeous little flowers.
blue eyed grass, on our back step

blue eyed grass, sisyrinchium


jennifer said...

the little flowers are exquisite! this is the first time i've heard of blue eyed grass - will need to look for it now. thanks for sharing the pics, five.

the rikrak studio said...

gorgeous, pegg!