Viola Corsican Violet HEIRLOOM Seeds

Viola Corsican Violet HEIRLOOM Seeds

Viola corsica

Item #1321

Perennial. This sought-after, heirloom viola brings cheerful bright blue-purple flowers to your garden every season! Long stems give the bloom center stage high above the foliage, and the one-inch blooms make Corsican Violet a fairly large viola. Reseeds readily and tolerates dry heat. Perennial in USDA zones 4-9. A 2003 Plant Select Winner.

Seedling Image


Full sun to part shade

Blooms spring to fall

6"-8" tall

Days to Emerge:
10-21 days

Seed Depth:

Seed Spacing:
A group of
3 seeds
every 8"

When 1" tall,
thin to 1
every 8"

When to sow outside: 6 to 8 weeks before average last frost, or in the fall after the first frost but before the ground freezes. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 55°-68°F.

When to start inside: RECOMMENDED. 8 to 10 weeks before average last frost. Transplant after danger of hard freeze, or 1 to 2 weeks before average last frost.

Special germination instructions: Stratification aids germination. See inside packet for instructions.

Artist: Carolyn Crawford

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