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Mertensia virginica

Family: boraginaceae
Common name(s): Virginia bluebells
Hardiness ratings: USDA zone 2~4 - 7~9

General resources

  • Wikipedia. Online encyclopedia entry (if defined).
  • Google images. Web search for photographs.
  • GRIN. Taxonomical details, with common names, distribution, and synonyms.
  • The Plant List. Taxonomical lookup

Links for Mertensia virginica

  • All Things Plants - Community-assembled plant profile (35 photos)
  • Carolina Nature - Photos of this native plant, often with notes on habitat and identification. (3 photos)
  • Dave's Garden PlantFiles - Profile page with horticultural basics, and member-contributed photos and comments. (zone 3-9) (38 photos)
  • Denver Botanic Gardens - Description, native range, and cultural requirements. (zone 4) (5 photos)
  • Floridata - Illustrated informative profile page with notes on culture, usage, and noteworthy features. (zone 3-7) (2 photos)
  • Heritage Perennials - Profile with description and horticultural details. (zone 2-9) (1 photo)
  • Illinois Wildflowers - Informative illustrated page with description and cultivation details, also covering range and faunal associations. (3 photos)
  • Iris' Garden - Gardener in the Netherlands presents a photo of this plant, with basic horticultural information. (1 photo)
  • Kansas Wildflowers & Grasses - Plant portrait with botanical details and description (7 photos)
  • Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Plant description and characteristics with notes on distribution, culture, and propagation. (18 photos)
  • Missouri Botanical Garden - Plantfinder page for one of the plants growing at the garden, with usually one or more photos, horticultural information, and noteworthy characteristics. (zone 3-8) (7 photos)
  • Missouri Plants - Description and photographs of botanical features, with notes about habitat and native status. (5 photos)
  • NARGS Image Gallery - Photograph(s) contributed by North American Rock Garden Society members. (14 photos)
  • North Carolina State University factsheet - Plant profile with horticultural details and comments (zone 3-9) (3 photos)
  • Rob's Plants - Plant profile with basic horticultural information and often personal observations. (4 photos)
  • Sunlight Gardens - Wildflower nursery catalog page with description and cultivation details. (zone 4-7) (1 photo)

Last updated:06 Jul 2017