Viola Molly Sanderson
Distinctive black, fragrant flowers with deepest purple highlights create a wonderful spring display and attract butterflies to your garden.
Month Available: May
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: Purple
Suitable For Wildlife: Bees
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Spring
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Protect from severe frosts
Height / Spread: 12cm (5in) x 30cm (12in)
"These are wonderful and offer so much colour, if they become leggy around July I would recommend a light trim to keep them looking good all summer"
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphids, Slugs, Snails
Plant Care: Remove faded flowers to encourage repeat flowering
Care and Time: Medium - summer
Warning: Toxic if eaten.
Benefits: A clump forming perennial which provides a stunning long lasting display of colour and fragrance.
History: Viola originate from the northern hemisphere and they have become a popular garden plant
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