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Viola cornuta 'Columbine'

Scented white violet, evenly streaked with violet blue and a tiny golden eye.


Bloom Time:

Blooms summer to fall

Mature Height:

6-10 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

5-8 Find your zone


Partial Shade

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Grow at 50-65°F and keep soil evenly moist allowing to dry slightly between waterings. Once actively growing fertilizer can be applied. Pinch once 2 weeks after transplant for fuller plants. Generally finishes in 6-8 weeks based on growing conditions.
Plants Per Gallon: 1
Storage Temperature Prior to Planting: 38
Cooler Humidity Prior to Planting: Low

Transplanting Instructions:

Plant in well draining professional potting soil keeping crown of plant at same level it was in the plug. Once potted, water immediately and apply a broad spectrum fungicide according to directions to avoid crown and root rot.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in a cool, moist, preferably shady area; such as under a deciduous tree.

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.