CPC Plant Profile: Funeral Mountain Blue-eyed-grass
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Funeral Mountain Blue-eyed-grass (Sisyrinchium funereum)

Description
  • Global Rank: G2 - Imperiled
  • Legal Status: N/A
  • Family: Iridaceae
  • State: CA, NV
  • Nature Serve ID: 132909
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 09/28/2021

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Updates
  • 09/01/2020
  • Orthodox Seed Banking

Based on an September 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden holds 3 accessions of Sisyrinchium funereum in orthodox seed collection. There are as many as 679 seeds of this species in their collection - although some may have been used for curation testing or sent to back up.

  • 08/05/2020
  • Seed Collection

Based on an August 2020 extract of the California Plant Rescue Database, California Botanic Garden has collected 3 seed accessions of Sisyrinchium funereum from 3 plant occurrences listed in the California Natural Diversity Database. These collections together emcompass 30 maternal plants

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Nomenclature
Taxon Sisyrinchium funereum
Authority E.P. Bicknell
Family Iridaceae
CPC Number 44934
ITIS 43261
USDA SIFU
Common Names Funeral Mountain blue-eyed grass
Associated Scientific Names Sisyrinchium funereum
Distribution
State Rank
State State Rank
California S2
Nevada S1
Habitat

Ecological Relationships

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