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Scientific name: Viola tricolor      vi-o-la try-color

Common name: Johnny-jump-up

Design Characteristics

Height  4-6"
Spread  4-6"
Form  clump
Texture  medium-fine
Flower color  variable
 two-tone purple
Leaf color  green
Time of bloom  March-June
 All Spring

Horticultural Characteristics

Light
requirement
 full sun-part shade
Soil
requirement
 well drained soil
Propagation
method
 seed
USDA Hardiness Zone   4-9

Miscellaneous

Peculiarities/Problems   
Uses  rock garden
 naturalized areas
Comments  will reseed prolifically
 nusance plant?