Pansy Got the Blues Seeds

Pansy Got the Blues Seeds

Viola wittrockiana

Item #1151

Perennial. Our custom mix of pansies is designed to brighten the garden with delightful shades of light and dark blues. Provides beautiful color for the spring and fall garden, even in cold climates. Flowers are edible! Perennial in USDA zones 6–10, usually grown as an annual.




Seedling Image

Perennial

Full sun to part shade

Blooms spring to early summer

6”-8” tall

Days to Emerge:
10 – 20 days

Seed Depth:
1/8”

Seed Spacing:
A group of
3 seeds
every 4”-6”

Thinning:
When 1” tall,
thin to 1
every 4”-6”


When to sow outside: Cold Climates: 4 to 6 weeks before average last frost for spring/early summer bloom, or midsummer for fall and the following spring bloom (plants may overwinter). Mild Climates: Late summer for fall, winter, and spring bloom.

When to start inside: 8 to 10 weeks before average last frost for early spring planting, or midsummer for fall planting in both mild and cold climates.

Special germination instructions: Germination aided by stratification (a moist/cold treatment) and darkness. See inside packet for instructions.

Artist: Carolyn Crawford

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