VIOLA riviniana Purpurea Group

Small
Sun
Purple
Reasonable soil
Spring
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Description

Height x Spread: 15cm x 30cm

This Violet has beautiful dark purple heart-shaped foliage, which forms a mat throughout the seasons. Gorgeous single, lilac, scented flowers provide colour during spring.  

Superb for woodland situations, this Violet thrives in partial shade in any soil. To encourage further flowering deadhead regularly. It will seed around. Often used for edging or ground cover due to its mat-forming habit. Violets will flourish in any reasonable soil providing it is not too moist. 

Synonyms: Viola labradorica Purpurea Group

Available for Mail Order from April - August