Harvest Moon Sweet Violet

Viola 'SMEV2' PP #23,033

Mounded, trailing plants produce a nearly continuous show of lightly fragrant, bright yellow blooms over deep green foliage from early spring to fall. This stunning little Viola is prized for cold and heat tolerance and blooms well through Midwest summer heat. Perfect in pots, or massed in borders or along garden paths.
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Partial sun

Water regularly - weekly or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationvy-OH-la
Average Size at MaturityReaches 6 to 8 inches tall, spreading to 18 to 24 inches wide.
Bloom TimeSpring through fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenHerbaceous
Flower AttributeFragrant, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorYellow
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container
Light NeedsPartial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureGift Plant, Naturalizes Well, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly or more often in extreme heat.

Prefers well-drained, enriched soil. Prefers even moisture; tolerant of damp soil. Best in partial sun in extremely warm areas; blooming may pause briefly during the heat of summer. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep extentsive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer when new growth begins in spring. Shear spent flowers for best re-bloom.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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