Vervain root growth forms – Is this normal?

Vervain seedlingby Sandy Garland / FWG

Does anyone know whether vervain plants have shallow roots?

When I was transplanting seedlings recently, I was really surprised to find a mass of roots spiraling around the top of the containers instead of growing down and out the bottom the way most plants grow.

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