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Dog's Tooth Violet

Erythronium 'Pagoda'

Also known as

Dog's Tooth Violet 'Pagoda'

Partial Shade
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

10cm

10cm

Min

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Dog's Tooth Violet Overview

A robust tuber with two semi-erect, basal, glossy, medium green speckled yellow leaves. Pale yellow flowers with reflexed petals are borne in springtime.

Common problems with Dog's Tooth Violet

How to propagate Dog's Tooth Violet

Seed

Propagate by seed in autumn.

Division

Some species increase by offsets, which should be divided in late summers.

Other uses of Dog's Tooth Violet

Grown for their pendant flowers and in some cases attractively mottled leaves.