Virginia Bluebells


Virginia Bluebell

Mertensia Virginica is a beautiful, quick-spreading, and fast-growing native perennial flower. The fast growth cycle makes it popular for use as ground cover. It grows well in USDA plant hardiness zones 3 through 8 in semi-shade to full-shade light conditions.

Virginia Bluebell is a beautiful and hardy, and long-lived plant. It can withstand drought, heat, and frost. This perennial is deer-resistant, thanks to its noticeably flowery aroma. It is generally easy to grow and maintain a plant that will add beautiful color to a shade garden, natural area, cottage garden, or anywhere else you want to use.

Virginia Bluebell Is a Lovely, Classic Flower That Brings Stunning Blue to the Garden


Mertensia Virginica is a lovely spring-blooming wildflower that features beautiful foliage and flowers. Its foliage is a rosette of oval-shaped leaves that can reach up to eight inches in length. The bell-shaped, blue-violet flowers form clusters and bloom in late spring or early summer. The blooms have a distinct ‘tongue-like’ shape that gives the flowers unique beauty.

The leaves are a bright, fresh green color and have a hairy texture. Virginia Bluebell is a stunning addition to any garden; its foliage and flowers are sure to add a gentle touch of color and texture.

Mertensia Virginica flowers have a sweet, floral scent similar to sweet violets. It is a light, pleasant aroma that many people find quite enjoyable.

Caring for Virginia Bluebell

Taking care of Mertensia Virginica plants is relatively easy. They thrive in soil that is moist and well-draining. They also thrive in containers or pots.

Water your Virginia Bluebells and Virginia Spring are regularly, making sure to keep the soil moist but not soggy. Be sure to cut off dead or damaged leaves to promote healthy growth. Taking care of this lovely, good-natured plant is this simple.

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