Viola King Henry – Item #393


Covered with delightful pansy-like flowers with royal purple petals and bright yellow eyes, petite King Henry violas start blooming in early spring and flower continuously until the summer heat arrives.

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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: 6″ (15cm)

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: 6-12″ (15-30cm)

Bloom Period: spring/fall

Type: annual