It is instant color time in the garden with the addition of pansies, Johnny jump-up (Viola tricolor), or violas! These short-lived perennials are excellent autumn and winter grown plants for the garden. They are usually treated as winter annuals and enjoyed while the tropical plants spend the winter inside or dormant.
The cheerful, round blooms of pansies clear, penciling lines or with blotched faces. What’s not to like!
Many pansies are faintly scented with early morning or dusk being the best time to give them a sniff test. The yellow or blue pansies are reputed to have the strongest scent. Plant many together to concentrate their fragrance or plant them in containers close to a main door.
Great for containers, garden beds, window boxes, etc. with a huge range of colors to coordinate for your designing pleasure.
Pansies love the cool & cold weather. Snow and ice
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