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Edible Flowers

Edible Flowers

Variety's Flowers may be consumed.

Grows Well in Containers

Grows Well in Containers

Variety does well when grown in a container.

Heirloom

Heirloom

HL = Heirloom. Seeds which have been saved over many years and passed down, in original form, from generation to generation.

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Helen MountViola Seed

1442

Product ID: 1442

The true "Johnny-Jump-Up".

Also known as Hearts-Ease. 1-2" tricolor flowers in purple, yellow, and white. May reseed. Also known as pansy, Johnny jump-up, and European field pansy. Perennial in zones 4-9.

•Edible Flowers: Abundant blooms make dainty garnishes for salads and desserts with slight wintergreen flavor. While a popular choice for brightening up salad mix, the flowers are also good for candying.

Ht. 5-7". Avg. 51,400 seeds/oz. Packet: 100 seeds.

Product Price Qty
1442Packet  $3.95 
14421/16 Ounce  $5.80 
14421/8 Ounce  $8.95 
14421/4 Ounce  $14.35 
14421/2 Ounce  $25.15 
14421 Ounce  $46.00 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   60-70

Plant Cycle:   (P)  

Product Symbols:

Edible Flowers   Grows Well in Containers   Heirloom  

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Growing Information

Viola

DAYS TO GERMINATION: 4-7 days at 62-68°F (17-20°C).

SOWING: Transplant: Sow 8-12 weeks before the last frost. Cover seeds lightly. Bottom water or mist to avoid covering the seeds with displaced soil. Transplant to cell packs or larger containers when the first true leaves appear. Continue to grow at cool temperatures and high light levels to minimize stretching. Harden off and transplant outside. Violas will tolerate a light frost. In climates with mild winters, violas may be sown late summer to fall.
Direct seeding is not recommended.

LIGHT PREFERENCE: Sun/Part Shade.

SOIL REQUIREMENTS:
Rich, well-drained soil.

PLANT HEIGHT: Varies.

PLANT SPACING: 6-9".

HARDINESS ZONES: Varies.

HARVEST: Edible flowers: Harvest when flower are fully open. Deadhead for continuous blooms.

USES: Bedding plant. Excellent in containers. Edible flowers.


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