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Genus: H

Halesia
Carolina silverbell tree
Hamamelis
common witch hazel
Hedyotis
bluets; Quaker ladies
Helianthus
Sunflower
Helictotrichon
blue oat grass
Hemerocallis
daylily
Herniaria
herniary
Heuchera
rock geranium
Hibanobambusa
bamboo
Hibiscus
Hierochloe
Seneca grass; holy grass; sweet grass; vanilla grass
Hypoxis
star grass
Hystrix
bottlebrush grass

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Catalog as of January 02, 2016

Hypoxis

(Hypoxidaceae - star grass family)
About 110 spp. of stemless herbs, mostly from the Southern Hemisphere

hirsuta peren • ht 3-7" • zones 5-8

star grass


new, native, sun - part shade, dry - moist
eastern North America

Shares traits with its much larger cousin amaryllis, narrow, grasslike foliage thrusts up delightful ½" bright yellow flower with six pointed petals which have an extended blossoming period from spring through summer. Hairy, crinkly leaves give the plant a silvery look. Grows in meadows and open woods in mountainous areas. Not commonly grown in gardens.

cat # 9X9G
$8.95 each