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Viola obliqua 'Red Giant'
Sweet Violet
Viola obliqua 'Red Giant'
Code: 3701Family: ViolaceaeGenus: Viola
Plant Type:Perennial,Groundcover
Large , fragrant, rose-red flowers appear in spring. Oval to heart-shaped leaves are medium green. Plant in large groups or in borders for best effect. Semi-evergreen.
Blooms: Spring
Growth Rate: Fast,Moderate
Size Range: 6" tall x 6" wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Shade Shade
Soil: Average,Well-drained,Moist,Tolerates Sandy,Tolerates Clay,Loam,Tolerates Rocky,Not particular
Water Use: Drought Tolerant,Moderate,Extra Summer Water
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 5,6,7,8,9,10,11
Cold Hardy to -20° to -10°F
Features and Benefits
Attracts Butterflies Attracts ButterfliesAttracts Hummingbirds Attracts Hummingbirds
Culinary Uses Culinary UsesDeer Resistant Deer Resistant
Edible Parts Edible PartsMay Naturalize May Naturalize
Prostrate or vining growth habit Prostrate or vining growth habitShowy Flowers Showy Flowers
Tolerates moist soil Tolerates moist soil
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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