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Sorbet® Ruby Gold Babyface Viola

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Plant Details:

Scientific Name: Viola cornuta

Common Name: Horned Violet, Viola

Hardiness Degree: -10°F (-23.3°C)

Blooming Season: Autumn, Early Spring, Spring, Late Spring, Winter

Plant Habit: Mounded

Characteristics: Attracts Bees, Winter Interest (regional), Water/Rain tolerant, Culinary Use, Fragrant Flowers, Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant

Water: Medium

Fertilize: Every two weeks

Spacing: 6" (15cm)

Height: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Width: 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Exposure: Partial Sun, Sun

General Information: Early-blooming, free-flowering plants remain compact in both heat and cold, and have excellent overwintering ability.

Grower Information:

Plug crop time: 4 weeks
Transplant to finish: 3 to 5 weeks
  • Plants cover the soil at flowering with more blooms and less stretching, and fewer PGRs are needed.
  • Superior holdability and less shrink. 
  • Use in Autumn and Spring programs – the novelty colors have good retail and home garden appeal.

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