145 viola seeds. Dramatic jet-black blooms smother bushy free-flowering plants over a long flowering period. Ideal for baskets, patio containers or spring, summer and autumn bedding displays. Height 15cm (6").
Perennial. Start indoors January-March, then plant out 10-12 weeks after. Even though the seeds are tiny, they need to be sown 5mm (¼”) deep. Keep the soil at 18-25°C (65-75°F), in complete darkness until they germinate in around 14 days. Then provide bright light to keep plants compact. Space at 15-23cm (6-9″) in the garden.