VIOLA labradorica hort. 'Purpurea'

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GOLD NUGGET SEED ® VIOLA labradorica hort.  'Purpurea' Seeds

VIOLA labradorica hort. 'Purpurea'

Labrador Violet, Pansy
Select Item No. VG234

Also available as:

1000 Seeds


The minimum order quantity for this article are 100 seeds.

There are no units prepacked, any seed amount ( > minimum quantity) is weighed individually.

Plant Description

Article Type: (GOLD NUGGET SEED ®)
Life Cycle: Perennial
Family: Violaceae
Origin: Northeastern USA, Canada and Greenland
Special Features: Lovely decorative foliage with a purplish hue gives this low-growing species season-long appeal. Full sun in cool summer climates to semi-shade elsewhere.
Basic Colour: (blue)
Flower Colour: china blue
Natural Flowering Period: April - June
Winter Hardiness Zones: Z2 - Z8
Foliage: dark foliage with purplish hue
Growth Habit: stoloniferous / cushion-forming / low-growing
Height with Flowers: 15 cm
Spacing between Plants: 20 cm
Soil Requirements: moist / cool
Characteristics: ornamental foliage plant / groundcover
Usage: for the rock garden
Portion weight: 0.101 Gram
Grams per 1000 seeds: 1.0101 Gram
Seeds per Gram
(does not correspond to the number of plants!):
Sowing Rates/Trays: 2 per cell
Plug tray recommended size(s): 72 / 128
Sowing Direction:

(16) See 15 with the exception of germination being slower and more irregular. This poses no problems.

(15) Rapidly germinating, keep seed in constant moisture (not wet) with temperatures of about +20°C [68°F]. Seeds must be covered thinly. Do not cover very small seeds, but tightly press into the earth. Keep in cooler conditions after germination occurs.

Best Sowing Date
(northern Hemisphere, Field condition):
Sowing Time Hint: Requires 4-6 weeks for germination.
Sowing to Germination: 4 - 6 weeks
Germination to Transplant: 4 - 8 weeks
Transplanting to Potting: 6 - 10 weeks
Container Size(s): 1 plug per 8/9 cm (3 1/2") / 1-2 plugs per 11/12 cm (4 1/2")
Fertilizer: Medium (150-200 ppm)
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