PANSY SPREADING VIOLET WING
Viola X wittrockiana
Pansy Spreading Violet Wing is a vigorous, easy-to-grow annual that reaches up to 60cm in width. Each medium-sized flower has a whiskered, creamy white centre surmounted by a bright purple cap. Blooms recover quickly after rain and watering, and sit above lush foliage on plants with a superior branching habit.
Available at leading nurseries and garden retailers from March 2014.
- Growing Tip: Remove spent flowers to encourage new blooms.
- Position: Full sun to part shade
- Height / Spacing: 15-20cm, 60cm apart
- Lifespan: Annual
- Range: Code C Punnet, Festival Hanging Basket 270mm
- Colour: PURPLE
- Planting Time: Autumn, Winter, Spring
- Flowering Time: Autumn through to late Spring
- Weeks to Flower: 6-8 weeks after planting as seedlings.
- Use: Use as a groundcover in garden beds to create a superb massed display or border. Allow to spill over the edges of hanging baskets, containers and retaining wall.