Arrow-leaved violet (Viola sagittata) in the Violas Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 7b
Plant Height: 4 to 6 inches
Fruit: Edible to birds
Other: Light green capsule, which at maturity will split, ejecting the seeds.
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Blue
Purple
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Groundcover
Edible Parts: Leaves
Flowers
Eating Methods: Raw
Cooked
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Root
Division

Discussion Threads about this plant
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who am I? by joannakat May 20, 2017 11:31 AM 77
Before I overhaul the entry for a plant by jsf67 Apr 29, 2017 11:10 PM 5
Tiny purple flowers in May by jsf67 Apr 29, 2017 6:56 AM 13

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