Virginia Waterleaf (Hydrophyllum virginianum)
Virginia Waterleaf's small, light purple, bell-shaped flowers bloom from May to June. These small flowers attract mainly bees, but also some other pollinators. In its native range, you can find Virginia Waterleaf in wooded areas, specifically deciduous woodlands. Virginia Waterleaf can be aggressive and rhizomatous and therefore may not be suitable for small landscape plantings.
Sun Exposure - Partial, Shade
Soil Moisture - Medium-Wet, Medium
Height - 2 feet
Bloom Time - May, June
Bloom Color - Purple
Photo courtesy of Prairie Moon Nursery.