Petals are lavender-blue or violet and make a huge impact in large numbers.
Art Trail, East Terrace, Rock Ledge Trail, Tulip Tree Trail
This spring ephemeral is best used in large drifts. We use them as border plants in large masses. When they colonize, they form an amazing lavender-blue cloud. This is a great alternative for any non-native annual species. It likes rich woodlands with part sun to shade and moist soil. This species is seen state-wide in Arkansas.
Used as an early source of nectar.
The dark green, rounded foliage creeps on the ground and can persist throughout the summer in proper conditions.