Pansy – Swiss Mix

Small cold-hardy plants with colourful edible flowers. Dark centers in blue, red, orange, yellow and white flowers. Grow to (8″) in height.

Available only as a plant. Not available as seed.
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Description

Botanical name
Viola wittrockiana

Family
Violoaceae

Spacing
4 per square foot in 2 rows at 15 cm (6″) apart

Depth
6 mm (¼”)

Requirements
Violas prefer partial shade. pH 5.5-7.5

Germination
Seeds should sprout in 14-21 days.

Pests
Seldom has problems with insects and disease.

Timing
Start indoors 10-12 weeks before planting out. For spring planting, plant after last frost.

Growing
Easy to grow once germinated and will benefit from one or two fertilizations during early growth. Pinch to promote bushiness.

Harvest
65-85 days

Season
Cool, annual