Virginia Bluebells (Mertensia virginica)

Virginia Bluebells

AR & VR 3D Plant Model

 

Scientific Name: Mertensia virginica
Common Name: Virginia Bluebells
Description of facts and concepts: An upright 1-2’ tall plant that blooms with blue trumpet shaped flowers in the spring
Seed or division information: Easy from seeds, or split the large fleshy roots in spring
Date of flower’s bloom (Month and week): April W3
Garden Name: Shady Woodland Garden
Color of Flower: Pink buds, blue flowers
Height: 24″
Spread: 12-24″
Family: Borage
Soil Type: Base to Acidic Neutral Woodland Soil
Soil: Dry to Wet Moist woods
Light: Sun to Shade Shade
Zone 4-10 Zones 3-9