Sassy Grass™ Sisyrinchium

Sassy Grass™ Sisyrinchium

Sisyrinchium angustifolium

Clusters of dainty violet-blue flowers on short stalks bloom above dark green, grass-like foliage in late spring. Sassy grass is an excellent perennial for borders or tucked among rocks; it forms a compact clump that gently spreads.

Bloom/Feature

Blue flowers in late spring through early summer

Plant Type

Groundcovers / GrassesNew Introductions

Evergreen or Deciduous

Evergreen

USDA Zones

5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Zone Detail

Hardy to -30°F to -20°F USDA Zones 4-9

Key Features

Attracts Birds / Butterflies, Clumping Habit, Compact Habit, Disease / Pest Resistance, Dwarf, Fall Blooming, Heat Tolerance, Spreading Habit

Flowering Season

Spring to Summer

Use

Border, Edging, Groundcover

Exposure

Full Sun to Part Shade

Water

Medium

Soil Type

Well-drained garden soil with rich organic matter

Fertilizer

Feed throughout growing season

Dimensions

18" H x 18" W

Pruning

Deadhead year-round and trim back in fall

Planting Instructions

water before planting

plant in full sun to part shade

dig hole 2X the width of pot

backfill and plant 1”-2” above soil level

water and add more soil if needed

mulch plants