Birds Foot Violet

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Height At Maturity
Under 3 Feet
Ships
Year Round
Exposure
Full Sun,
Bloom Season
Spring,
Color
Purple/Lavender,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Zone
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9,
Usage
Flowering, Flower Gardens & Beds,
Usage
Flowering, Flower Gardens & Beds,
Categories
Perennials
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Reviews (5)

  • 5
    Birds-foot Violet

    Posted by Estill Graham on Sep 03, 2019

    blooms on this is amazing

  • 5
    Birds-foot Violet

    Posted by Randa Zell on Sep 03, 2019

    I love how they mix well with my other plants

  • 5
    Birds-foot Violet

    Posted by Nellie Housier on Aug 30, 2019

    I love how they mix well with my other plants

  • 5
    Birds-foot Violet

    Posted by Rachael Myers on Aug 30, 2019

    I love how the height mixes in well with my other plants

  • 4
    Strong plants

    Posted by BJ on May 06, 2016

    The plants arrived quickly and were in good shape except for two, which looked like they were on their last days. After planting them, all of the plants took on new vigor day by day. Even the two plants that appeared destined for mulch rejuvenated and sent out new leaves.

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Shipping Information

We dig fresh our plants and ship immediately. We ship US Mail, Priority shipping. You will receive a tracking number once your plants ship. All plants will be fine in their packages for up to 3 days after receiving.

How We Protect Your Plants For Transit

We sell only bare root plants. We dip the roots in tera-sorb silicone gel to retain ample moisture for transit and surround with plastic. This is superior protection for plants in transit for up to 12 days.

Upon Receipt Of Your Plants

Open your plants and inspect the same day received. We offer 3 days to report any problems with your order. Bare root plants need to be planted within 2-3 days of receiving unless weather-related problems prohibit planting. Store in a cool place and keep roots moist and covered with plastic until they can be planted. Water for the first week daily after planting.

Shipping Dates
Ships Year Round

Description

Birds Foot Violets is a Low Lying Perennial 

 Birds Foot Violet is commonly found in dry, upland sites. Birds Foot Violets are often seen in Eastern North America and found in the Midwest and Southern parts of the United States. Bird-foot violets are low-lying perennials that tend to clump together. Bird-foot violet blooms from April to June and sometimes can thrive again in the fall. The Bird-foot violet grows wild and is used as a ground cover by homeowners.

Birds Foot Violet is an Excellent Source for Ground Coverage 

Birds Foot Violets are high to be used as ground coverings because they are spread by rhizomes which are stems under the ground that grow sideways; these rhizomes can send up new stems, which make new plants. The delicate flower leaves have a definite separation between them. The petals are range from pale to dark violet with an orange center.

The Birds Foot Violet appears to be relatively flat and is 1-1 ½ inches in circumference. Birds Foot Violets leaves of the flower are shaped like a bird's foot and are roughly ¾ to 2 inches long. The flower has five petals on it; often, all of the leaves are the same color that ranges from light to dark violet and turn white toward the center of the flower. However, sometimes the upper two petals are dark violet, and the lower three leaves are light blue or violet. The soil tends to be dry; these flowers typically do well in sandy or slightly rocky soils. If the ground isn’t bare and doesn’t drain well, these flowers can develop crown rot. Weeds can also overtake them, so they must be kept in a weed-free area. 

 

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