This website uses cookies. Learn more. Accept Cookies.
Close
Your Trug, items you want to buy Your Trug
Trug Empty
£0.00
Victoriana Nursery Gardens Logo
Victoriana Nursery Gardens Logo
Your Trug, items you want to buy
Search
Menu
Victoriana Nursery Gardens Logo
Your Trug, items you want to buy
Search
Menu

Twitter Icon Facebook Icon Google+ Icon Email Icon

Print Icon

Special Offers
Redeem Offer Code
Redeem Gift Voucher
Scarecrow Members

Join The Scarecrow Club

Our Feedback
Really helpful advice on your website about growing grape vines and what a fantastic wide selection of vines to choose from.
Manuel, Kent

Open Social & Offers
Close Social & Offers

Twitter Icon Facebook Icon Google+ Icon Email Icon

Print Icon

Special Offers
Redeem Offer Code
Redeem Gift Voucher
Scarecrow Members

Join The Scarecrow Club

Our Feedback
Really helpful advice on your website about growing grape vines and what a fantastic wide selection of vines to choose from.
Manuel, Kent

Sweet Violet 'Rubra'

sq new
sq new

Viola odorata 'Rubra'

  • Wine red coloured flowers.
  • Heart shaped, evergreen leaves.
  • Excellent ground cover.
  • Loves a shady position.

Supplied as compost block grown plants.

Available from APPROXIMATELY August 2019

5 or more £1.40GBPGBP
each. Group & quantity discounts
Qty:
Pollinator Friendly

This is the sweet violet of romance! with it's delightful purple/red flowers and evergreen, heart shaped leaves it really is quite stunning.

Sweet Violet 'Rubra' makes a fantastic ground cover and can be good at helping erosion of the soil. It will grow well in shade and part sunny positions and flowers in Spring and sometimes again in the Autumn.

These plants make for a good cut flower and pollinating insects love them and although a native of Eastern North America grows well in the UK, particularly if your are wanting to naturalise woodland areas.

  • Hardy, perennial.
  • Flowers Spring and sometimes August to October.
  • Grow to approximately 6" (15 cm) high.
  • Thrives in shade but will tolerate a full sun position.
  • Likes a rich soil.
  • Plant 10" (25 cm) apart.
  • This plant will spread up to 24" (61 cm).
  • Culinary Uses
  • Wonderful for crystallising and using for cake decorations.
  • Edible flowers.
  • Medicinal Uses
  • Used in India to treat sore throats and tonsilitis.
  • Other Uses
  • Used in perfumes.
  • Cut flowers.

Disclaimer
As with all alternative medicines and plants with purported medicinal benefits it is important to inform your health care providers that you are using them; this helps to ensure safe and coordinated care. We can accept no liability for any side effect or contingency from any allergy or any other cause or harm that may arise. If in doubt please do consult a medical practitioner before using.

Available from APPROXIMATELY August 2019

Please note: This product is only available in multiples of 5

5 = £1.40
Add 5 to Trug
10 = £1.35
Add 10 to Trug
25 = £1.30
Add 25 to Trug
50 = £1.25
Add 50 to Trug
100 = £1.20
Add 100 to Trug
250 = £1.10
Add 250 to Trug
500 = £1.00
Add 500 to Trug
1000 = £0.90
Add 1000 to Trug


This product is subject to group discount if you are buying multiple products from the same pricing group. Other products in this group are...
Chamomile Lawn
Creeping Thyme Lawn
Heath Pearlwort Lawn
Pennyroyal
Periwinkle (Lesser)
Sweet Violet 'Queen Charlotte'
Sweet Violet 'Royal Wedding'
White Periwinkle (Lesser)

How To...

How To Plant Out Ornamentals
Detailed advice on how to plant out ornamentals, including information on recommended planting distances.

General Information

New For 2019
All our new additions to our range for 2019 in one handy place. From Chilli Seeds and Tomato Seeds to Exotics.

This is Page:

https://www.victoriananursery.co.uk/Sweet_Violet_Rubra/