Photo Courtesy of Walters Gardens, Inc.
| ||Common Name: Violet|
Common Name (Alternative): Tufted Pansy
Dainty 1/2 inch pure white fragrant flowers literally dance above the finely dissected foliage of this viola.. It does self-sow, but doesn't appear to be a nuisance. The foliage remains attractive throughout the season and is especially enjoyed in a container.
Sun or Shade?:
Part shade (4-6 hrs. direct sun)
Full shade (< 4 hrs. direct sun)
Wet or dry?:
Average water needs
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When should it bloom?:
How's your soil?:
Sweet or Sour Soil?:
Acidic Soil (pH < 7.0)
Neutral Soil (pH = 7.0)
What's your garden style?:
Violas grow best in cool, damp, shady areas of the garden. They do better in the cooler climates, but can be grown in hot climates if it is mulched. They are very easy to maintain.