|V. hederacea, also known as Erpetion hederaceum, E. reniforme, V. reniforme, is an evergreen perennial with stems that are short, erect and tufted. Kidney-shaped to egg-shaped, dark green leaves to 1 1/2 inch long with scalloped edges. Slightly scented flowers bloom in the summer with an appearance of being flattened, the spurs may be white, cream, violet or white with violet. Very hardy and makes a good groundcover.