English Violet

Viola odorata

English Violet - Viola odorata

Common Name: English Violet
Genus: Viola
Species: odorata

Category: Wildflowers
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Has interesting foliage

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 0.20 m (20 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 0.20 m (20 cm)

Foliage Type: Semi EvergreenFlower Colour: Purple
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: April & May

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained

This semi-evergreen perennial has bright green leaves that are heart-shaped at the base. In spring, violet coloured flowers are produced. Viola odorata is native to the UK.


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