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  • Sweet Violet Single Purple x 2 Groundcover Scented Flowers Shade Cottage Garden Herbal Plants Viola odorata

Sweet Violet Single Purple x 2 Groundcover Scented Flowers Shade Cottage Garden Herbal Plants Viola odorata

  • Product Code: viola-odorata-single-purple-plants-2
  • Availability: 33
  • $9.95

  • 5 or more $9.45

Sweet Violet x 2 Single Purple Flowers Cottage Garden Shade Plants Viola odorata

The plants you will receive are in individual 40mm by 80mm or 50mm by 70mm pots, will be 5 to 10cm tall, have established roots and will be ready to plant into your garden.

Sweet Violet 'Single Purple' x 2

Viola odorata

Also known as Garden Violet, English Violet, Common Violet

Known herbally as Banafsa, Banafsha or Banaksa

Hardy, long lasting evergreen perennial.

Low growing semi-groundcovers that grow to around 15cm tall.

Although native to Europe and Asia, the colourful flowers with their sweet and gentle perfume have made these plants very popular in gardens around the world.

Uses include cascading down walls, in tubs, on uneven ground, embankments, rockeries, hanging baskets, scattered and mass plantings, hiding unsightly bare spots etc.

Great for under trees, shade houses, ferneries, shady places down sides of houses etc.

Long living, they can be left to grow to their full spread or easily contained by regular pruning.

Grows best in shade to semi-shade.

Keep out of the afternoon sun in Summer.

Long flowering through Winter and Spring with random flowers throughout Summer and Autumn.

Frost hardy.

This variety sells well due to its ability to create a deep evergreen scented flowering groundcover in quite shaded to semi-shaded areas.

Herbal uses: I have found many sites on Google stating that the flowers are edible, but haven't tried this myself.

Please seek appropriate medical advice before killing yourself with herbs :-)


Plant pick-up also available

By appointment only

From Croydon Victoria

Please contact us to organise a time that suits.

Not for Western Australia, Northern Territory or Tasmania

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Not for Tasmania, Northern Territory or Western Australia

Tags: violet, scented flowers, purple flowers, evergreen, perennial, groundcover, shade, frost resistant, european, asian