Scientific Name: Viola x wittrockiana
Common Name: Spreading Pansy
Hardiness Degree: -20°F (-28.9°C)
Blooming Season: Summer, Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Autumn, Winter, Late Summer
Plant Habit: Trailing, Spreading
Fertilize: Every two weeks
Spacing: 10 - 12" (25 - 30cm)
Height: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)
Width: 24 - 30" (61 - 76cm)
General Information: Excellent choice for containers, baskets and garden beds. Will overwinter through USDA Zone 5; in cold climates, mulch over Winter to provide added protection.
Twice the spread…double the colour!
Wow 'em with Cool Wave – hands down, it’s the fastest-growing, longest-lasting, truly trailing pansy
for Spring and Autumn. One trip to the garden centre for lush baskets or pots for in-ground planting is enough to convince anyone that Cool Wave is a cool-season gardener’s dream.Plug crop time:
4 to 5 weeksTransplant to finish:
Spring 6 to 7 weeks, Autumn 4 to 5 weeks
- The best-performing spreading pansy series delivers easy spreading colour for Spring and Autumn, so you can extend your growing and selling season for the popular Wave® Brand.
- More vigorous with the most prostrate habit of any spreading pansy – great in combos and as groundcover.
- Superior overwintering hardiness – Cool Wave is the earliest pansy to return in the Spring.
Cool nights/low PGRs deliver the deepest colour. High temperatures/PGR use show lighter colour and broader yellow eye.