University of Illinois Extension
Marsh Blue Violet (Viola cucullata) - Wildflowers

Directory of Wildflowers

Marsh Blue Violet
Viola cucullata

Marsh Blue Violet
Marsh Blue Violet

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Shade
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
5 - 10 Inches
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 6 
 
Native To:
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Michigan
Missouri
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet
 
Bloom Color
Purple
 
Bloom Season
April - June
 

Features

Purple violets and heart-shaped leaves.

Culture

Full sun to shade; moist to wet soils.

Notes

Found in wet meadows and bogs.