Viola 'Freckles' Seeds
Viola sororia 'Freckles'
Charming white flowers dotted with china blue freckles.
Add a touch of whimsy and rarity to your garden with Viola ‘Freckles’, with charming white flowers dotted with china blue freckles. These unusual violas are perfect for adding interest to containers, borders, or rock gardens; and are easy to grow and maintain. Plus, they’ll provide a flurry of (edible) flowers from spring until autumn that you can admire or use to decorate cakes or salads.
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Why it's special:
- Works well in light shade.
- Adds beautiful winter blooms to your garden.
- Attracts bees, butterflies and other beneficial insects.
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About Viola ‘Freckles’
Violas are very easy to grow and happy in most soil types. They are a perfect choice for partial shade such as under shrubs and hedges and once they are established will multiply quickly.
In The Records
Violas are a native plant to Europe and have been a well established garden favourite for generations. The delicate flowers were thought to have healing properties in Ancient Greece and during the Roman Empire, the flowers were made into wine.
|Features||Pollinator friendly, perfect for pots and early blooms|
|Locations||Balconies, terraces, containers and garden beds|
|Effort Level||Looks after itself|
|Botanical Name||Viola Sororia ‘Freckles’|
|Other Names||Viola Papilionacea, Viola Floridana, Viola Latiuscula and Viola Priceana|
|Pot Size||20 cm|
|Pet/Baby Safe||Baby/Pet Safe|
|Number of Seeds||10|
|Sowing Tips||Sow in shallow trays of seed compost and transplant when you have 2 sets of true leaves.|
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