Helen Mount - Viola Seed

FVA102

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Helen Mount blooms are fragrant and appear very early in the season. May reseed. Perfect for planting in a rock garden or wild garden. 1–2" tricolor flowers in purple, yellow, and white.  Also known as pansy, heart's ease, Johnny jump-up, and European field pansy. Perennial in zones 4–9. Edible flowers.

Start seed indoors 8-10 weeks before transplanting into the garden. Optimum soil temperature for seed germination is 60-75°F. Transplant to the garden 1-2 weeks after your average last frost date. Or, plant seeds directly in the garden after average last frost date. Perennial in zones 4–9; often grown as an annual. Self-seeding variety.

Scientific Name: Viola cornuta
Days to Maturity: 60-70
Seed Depth: surface-1/8"
Days to Sprout: 7-10
Plant Spacing: 6-9"
Row Spacing: 12-18"
Light Requirements: Sunny / Partial shade
Plant Height: 6-12"
Life Cycle: Perennial
Frost Hardy: Yes


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