Woodland White Violet (Viola blanda) in the Violas Database

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Woodland White Violet
Give a thumbs up Sweet white violet

Botanical names:
Viola blanda Accepted
Viola blanda var. blanda Synonym
Viola blanda var. palustriformis Synonym
Viola incognita Synonym

Data specific to Violas (Edit)
Flowers: Stemless

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Leaves: Deciduous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Brown
White
Other: With brown-purple streaks on the three lower petals
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Uses: Groundcover
Will Naturalize
Edible Parts: Flowers
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Seeds: Stratify seeds: Needs 2 months cold moist treatment.
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Root
Division
Pollinators: Bees

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Wild Violet (Viola) by Searie Mar 25, 2016 7:14 AM 4

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