Viola x cornuta, V. x williamsiana, V. x williamsii
26 Varieties of Violas from 6 Outstanding Viola Series.
Violas can't be beat for bringing cool season color to flower beds and patio containers. They are started indoors in winter for planting out in earliest spring. In relatively mild winter areas (zones 6 and above) they can also be started in summer and planted out in fall. Grows 6-8″ tall.
SORBET SERIESViola SeedsViola cornuta
These compact, mound-shaped 6″ plants produce an abundance of 1″ flowers that combine the charm of violas with the amazing color range of pansies. Easy to grow, Sorbet violas are both heat and cold tolerant and will bloom over a extremely long season, providing welcome color to borders, patios or decks.
SORBET DELFT BLUEViola
Gorgeous, china blue flowers with white faces. A Fleuroselect Gold Medal winner (Europe's top prize).
SORBET BLACK DELIGHTViola
Showy deep purple (almost black) petals highlighted with a small gold eye.
Flowers in rose pink and white shades.
SORBET BLACKBERRY SUNDAE MIXViola
A designer blend of Sorbet Coconut Duet, White, Purple, and Purple Face violas.
SORBET BLUEBERRY FROST MIXViola
A mix of violet, lavender and white blotched blooms.
SORBET YELLOW FROSTViola
Blooms are white with yellow faces.
SORBET PINK HALOViola
Light pink with white halos around attractive, whiskered faces.
A wide range of colors, including unusual bicolors found in no other line of violas.
SORBET MIDNIGHT GLOWViola
Deep purple wings and whiskers with blue–violet and yellow faces.
SORBET BEACONBERRY MIXViola
A beautiful formulated mix of Sorbet Beaconsfield, Violet Beacon, and Orchid Rose Beacon.
SORBET LEMON CHIFFONViola
Lemon and Yellow bicolor.
SORBET PEACH MELBAViola
Light peachy pink wings, yellow faces with red whiskers and blotches on the tips.
SORBET ANTIQUE SHADESViola
Deep purple shades.
CARAMEL SERIESViola SeedsViola cornuta
An exciting, new, tough, heat tolerant, Italian viola series with plenty of flare. The heavy blooming plants grow 4-6″ tall.
CARAMEL PASTEL LILACViola
Light lilac shaded wings, deep purple whiskers, and creamy yellow and mahogany accents.
Flowers are white with bright yellow faces and striking, pink or blue highlights along the petal edges.
CARAMEL ROSE SHADESViola
Blended in shades of rose, pink, and yellow with explosive, wine red centers.
VELOUR SERIESViola SeedsViola x williamsii
A distinctive 'mini-pansy' that is early flowering, heat resistant and blooms heavily over a long season on 6″ tall, neat, hardy, altogether charming plants.
VELOUR LILAC BRONZEViola
Lavender-lilac, with a bronze face centered with a bright yellow eye.
ENDURIO SERIESViola SeedsViola cornuta
Vigorous, semi-trailing, heavy blooming plants grow to 4-6″ tall with superb lateral branching, allowing Endurios to fill in containters, hanging baskets, or garden beds or borders faster than other violas. Day-light neutral, they produce their extraordinary 1″ flowers during short and long light days, extending the bloom season far beyond other semi-trailing violas. Blooms in fall and spring in cold climates. In mild winter areas, Endurios will continue to bloom in winter, even through light snow cover.
ENDURIO SKY BLUE MARTIENViola
Clear sky-blue flowers shading darker at the upper petals. Named for breeder Martien Gutter. 2010 All-America Selections Winner. Packet is 25 seeds.
ANGEL SERIESViola SeedsViola x williamsii
Angels are known for their 1-1.5″ boldly colored pansy type flowers and extreme winter hardiness. The uniform, compact, disease resistant 6″ tall plants bloom weeks earlier than other violas and are day-length neutral. This means they can be a fall-winter-spring bloomer in the mild winter regions or a spring-summer-fall bloomer in mild summer areas.
ANGEL AMBER KISSViola
Single and semi-double brilliant bronze-orange blooms with whiskered yellow centers and rose reverses. They are extremely fragrant.
ANGEL JESTER MIXViola
An amazing mixture of Amber Kiss, Blueberry Glow, Rose Picotee, Terracotta, Yellow Blotch and unreleased Angel lines providing unique winged and face types. They are extremely fragrant.
PENNY SERIESViola SeedsViola cornuta
Hardy, heat tolerant, compact, vigorous, free-flowering 6″ plants provide gorgeous, reliable autumn, winter and spring flowers, which are larger than most violas. Flowering time and plant growth is uniform across all colors.
PENNY ALL SEASONS MIXViola
Designer mixture of Penny Deep Blue, Yellow, Orange, Blue, and Yellow Frost.
PENNY DENIM JUMP-UPViola
Blue with deep blue wings.
PENNY PRIMROSE PICOTEEViola
A striking primrose yellow with a purple picotee edge.
PENNY RED BLOTCHViola
Pale maroon with dark maroon blotches.
Velvety, violet-purple blooms.
PENNY WHITE BLOTCHViola
White blooms with radiant blotches.
How to Plant Viola Seeds
Sow in cell packs or flats, press into soil and barely cover. Needs darkness to germinate. Cover flat with newspaper and keep out of direct sun. Kept at 65-70°F., germination is in 14-21 days. Transplant into the garden 9-12″ apart.