Viola Johnny Jump-Up – Item #161


Johnny Jump-Up is a cheery addition to your garden and, once established, is one of the first flowers to greet you in the spring. Violas bloom throughout the season and freely reseed without becoming invasive. Very easy to grow.

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Additional information

Weight .20 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: barely cover

Spacing: 1/2″ (13mm)

Sprouts In: 10-20 days

Thinning: 2″ (5cm)

Plant outdoors about two weeks before last spring frost date in a location with full sun to filtered shade. Will prefer a moist, shaded location in hot climates. Or start indoors six to eight weeks before last frost. Keep young plants evenly moist and well-weeded.

Cut back entire plant in late summer to encourage new blossoms in the fall.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Viola cornuta

Height: 4″ (10cm)

Bloom Period: spring/fall

Type: hardy perennial