Marsh Blue Violet (Viola cucullata)

Habitat: Forests, Wet Areas

Grows in Sun/Shade: Shade

Flowers: Blue/Violet

Attributes: Butterfly host plant, Walnut tolerant, Clay soil tolerant

Height: 10-30 cm (3-11 in)


Marsh Violet is a great addition to the woodland garden and in wet places. Violets are the host plants for Fritillary butterflies.


For more information about this plant please visit the Ontario Wildflowers website


4265 Wilmot-Easthope Rd., New Hamburg,  (2 km north of highway 7/8 or south of Erb's Road)

Nursery (please call ahead) 519-662-2529 (office) or 519-272-3393 (cell)
Preorder or consultation 519-831-0953 or email