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Gem White Viola
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Don't under-estimate these stout, fluttery little friends. They are tough as old boots. Frost tolerant, heat tolerant, smell wonderful, and can even take a trampling. They are the go-to flower for when its too early or too late in the season for all other outdoor flowers, and we are their biggest fans.
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  • SHIPSBeginning in March, after your last frost date

  • ZONEGrows everywhere in the USA (perennial, zones 2-11)

  • INCLUDES3 plants, each in a 2.5" diameter pot

  • Botanical NameViola cornuta
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Description

These perky little gems look like they have lil kitty whiskers and we want to adopt them all. Pro tip: Pop these pops of bold, bright white in your garden or a mixed container with all your many-colored flowers. Poof! Like magic, every tone and shade is amplified. Seriously. White flowers = Instant glow up. Try it. Includes 3 young plants. 


  • SUN Full sun, or part shade
  • HEIGHT 6-8" when full grown
  • SPACING9" between plants
  • CLIMATECold hardy and heat tolerant
  • DEER Deer resistant
  • KIDS+PETS Non-toxic
  • WATER Prefers even moisture
  • INDOOR+POTSGrows well in containers outside

How to Plant

Dig a hole twice the size of the root ball. Fill a little bit of the loose dirt back into the hole and tuck your plant in so the base of the stem is even with the top of the hole. Now fill in the rest of the soil around the roots, give the soft ground around the base of your new plant friend a few solid pats to compress the soil onto the roots, and a long, gentle drink of water.

Where to Plant

Find a place that gets part shade, in well draining soil. 

When to Plant

Avoid the heat of the day when planting — plant in the early morning, late afternoon, or by the light of the moon. Plant outside after your average last frost in the spring.

When to Expect Blooms

Blooms from early spring through early summer

Care Instructions

Water regularly. Will self sow, so be sure to plant where spreading is welcome. 

Extra Credit

Native to the East Coast of North America.

Gem White Viola

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