Elongated green leaves form a cute mound on which sits the unique flowers. The petals are reflexed backwards with light purple petals on the bottom and maroon petals on the top. A real charming little beauty. Small clumping and low growing. Grows 3 inches tall by 3 inches wide. Blooms April or May usually with re-flowering in late summer to early fall. Use in a rock garden or in front of a border. Also can be used in containers.
Well drained, acidic soils in full to partial sun environments. Endemic to Eastern North America.