Viola Helens Mount Johnny Jump Up

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The original and best known viola variety with its eye-catching tri-colored flowers in purple, yellow and white on small perennial plants growing 4-12 inches tall.

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Viola Helens Mount Johnny Jump Up

Viola Helens Mount Johnny Jump Up. The original and best known viola variety with its eye-catching tri-colored flowers in purple, yellow and white on small perennial plants growing 4-12 inches tall.  Useful in shady areas, beds, borders, interplanted with spring flowering bulbs, containers and rock gardens.  Will happily self seed if left alone. Flowers are edible

Cultivation Advice Viola Helens Mount Johnny Jump Up

  •  For earliest color, sow seeds in warmth 6 to 8 weeks before last frost covering seeds with 1/16 inch fine soil.
  • Germination takes 10-20 days with the seeds needing darkness to germinate.
  •  Keep soil moderately moist during germination
  •  For later blooms sow directly outdoors in mid spring after danger of serious frost has passed.
  • Seeds can also be sown outdoors in late summer or earliest fall in mild winter areas.
  • Gradually acclimatize young plants outdoors after all frosts have passed, planting out 6-8 inches between plants.