Poppy Montgomery welcomes baby girl
A rose by any other name would smell as sweet. But Poppy Montgomery's happy bundle of joy, Violet Grace Devereux Sanford, IS the sweetest joy. The "Unforgettable" actress, 37, welcomed her baby daughter with boyfriend Shawn Sanford on Monday, a rep for the actress confirmed to Us Weekly.
"We are overjoyed with the arrival of our beautiful angel and filled with gratitude that she is happy, healthy and thriving!" the couple said in a statement. Their little girl weighed in at 6 pounds, 12 ounces. and measured 19.5 inches long.
Montgomery is already mother to son Jackson, 5, from a previous relationship with actor Adam Kaufman.
Violet's distinctive moniker is a continuation of a longstanding tradition in Montgomery's family of naming daughters for flowers. The former "Without a Trace" actress' sisters are named Rosie Thorn, Daisy Yellow, Lily Belle and Marigold Sun.
MORE FROM WONDERWALL:
Get out the vote
Fall's Best Looks
New fashion trends are here! Take a look at celebrities rocking fall's best looks so far.Watch Video »
Shailene Woodley and the stars of "Divergent" chat phobias and on-set injuries at the film's world premiere.Watch Video »
Kaley Cuoco spends time with friends and family -- and lots of horses! -- in the wake of her breakup on this week's Celebs Gone Social.Watch Video »
Tats for Love
From Heidi Klum and Seal to Ryan Sweeting and Kaley Cuoco, see which stars got tattoos for love.Watch Video »
Kim Kardashian, Kristin Davis, and Emma Stone all get an F on this week's Fashion Offenders.Watch Video »
Pets & Love
Miranda Lambert opens up about self-esteem issues, her husband Blake Shelton and her involvement with Pedigree Dog Charity.Watch Video »