Botanical name:Viola labrodonica V.Palmar White V.Palmar Double Blue. Family: Violaceae Plant type: Evergreen perennials Ideal planting time: Size: 10cm tall x spreading Depth & spacing: Plant 10-15cm apart with the crown (where the leaves and roots meet) level with the soil surface. Aspect: Light shade. Soil: Rich, well draining. Watering: Keep moist whilst actively growing. Fertilising: Complete fertiliser Flowering time: Summer Pruning required: Remove any growth that spreads in an unwanted direction. Tolerances: Planting under trees will give these plants protection from harsh Winter conditions and frosts. Comments: These plants are excellent as a ground covers in the shade where little else will grow.
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