Seeds per packet: 40
The Viola Sorbet XP Red Blotch is an exquisite addition to any garden, blooming vibrantly through multiple seasons, from early spring to winter. Featuring the famed Sorbet XP genetics, this Horned Violet boasts an unparalleled uniformity in its plant habit, alongside a tight bloom window that captivates the eye. Whether the climate is cold or warm, its compact nature is retained, displaying an enticing winter interest in specific regions. With fragrant blossoms that allure bees, it’s not just a feast for the eyes but also a delightful contributor to the ecosystem. Its adaptability to varying light conditions and minimalistic maintenance requirements further enhance its desirability, making it a prized pick for both novice gardeners and professional landscapers.
- Scientific Name: Viola cornuta
- Bloom Period: From early spring to winter.
- Versatile Exposure: Thrives in partial sun to full sun.
- Compact Size: Measures 6 – 8″ both in height and width.
- Low Maintenance: Requires water in moderate amounts and bi-weekly fertilization.
- Attractive Qualities: Fragrant flowers, bee-attracting, and offers winter interest in some regions.
- Sturdy Growth: Exhibits F1 vigour, ensuring high germination, promptness, and superior performance in gardens and plugs.
- Excellent Overwintering Ability: Ensures the plant remains resilient during colder months.
- Optimal for Landscaping: Offers soil coverage at flowering, with abundant blossoms and minimal stretching.
- Container Flexibility: Ideal for both Spring and Autumn packs and fits perfectly in 3.5-inch/9-cm pots.