Viola striata 'Striped Cream Violet'

Common Blue Violet

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Larval food source for butterflies
  • Cream flowers; purple stripe
  • Lush green leaves
  • Great groundcover option
Border or Bed
Border or Bed
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Mass Planting
Mass Planting
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Partial Sun
Partial Sun

Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Grows well in a partially shaded location in a moist area but well-draining soil. Perfect conditions can create a dense groundcover.

Height: 8-12 in
Spacing: 8-12 in
Price Level 1: $19.99~#1
Bloom Color: Ivory, Purple
Zone: 4-8

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Garden
  • Border or Bed
  • Native
  • Low Maintenance
  • Naturalizing
  • Mass Planting

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant


  • Partial Sun


  • Creeping/Ground Cover

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Spring

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained
  • Average Water