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Viola Odorata (Sweet Violet)

Viola Odorata (Sweet Violet)

Sweetly fragrant flowers

Sweetly scented, violet-blue flowers from February to March and heart- shaped, bright green leaves. Sweet violets are perfect for naturalising in a shady woodland garden or shrub border in moist, well-drained, humus- rich soil. Much loved by Victorian dandies, the exquisitely scented blooms make delightful cut-flower posies.

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: fertile, humus-rich, moist, well-drained soilto fast-growing
  • Rate of growth: average to fast-growing
  • Flowering period: February to March
  • Flower colour: violet-blue
  • Other Features: sweetly scented cut-flowers
  • Hardiness: fully hardy
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