SISYRINCHIUM striatum

Commonly known as Pigroot, Rush lily, Satin flower

Evergreen perennial with lance-shaped iris-like leaves and stems of pale yellow flowers
Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
    Stiff, greyish-green leaves to 40cm (16in) long.
  • Yellow
    Pale yellow
  • Height
    90cm (36in)
  • Spread
    25cm (10in)
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
    Clump forming perennial. Produces flowers 2.5cm (1in) across in stalkless clusters on unbranched stems. Backs of the tepals are striped purple-brown.
  • Hardy - cold winter
    Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun

SISYRINCHIUM striatum

 
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plant size comparison icon 1.5 to 2 Litre - Early in the year, typically January til end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch
  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    Root rot outside - aphids and red spider mite in greenhouse
    Place of origin
    Chile, Argentina
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile well drained soil
    Resents winter wet.
    Neutral to alkaline soil
Jan
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90cm (36in)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  25cm (10in)
 

Buy Varieties of SISYRINCHIUM striatum

SISYRINCHIUM striatum 'Aunt May'

SISYRINCHIUM striatum 'Aunt May'

Pigroot, Rush lily, Satin flower

bold, creamy-yellow striped leaves and pale yellow flowers

 
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