Strictly Medicinal Seeds
'HEARTSEASE VIOLET' (Viola tricolor)
'Heartsease violet' comes with 100 organically certified seeds. This self-seeding annual requires 60 days to reach maturity. This plant prefers rich, moist soil in the full-sun to part-shade. Sow seed in spring by barely covering, tamping well and keeping evenly moist until germination, which takes about 16 days. Thin or transplant 1 foot apart.
'Heartease', also known as 'Johnny-jump-up', this annual flower has been used in traditional medicine and for culinary purposes. The flowers make edible candied decoration for confections and a beautifully colored tea.
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Self-seeding annual. Does not tolerate hot or dry locations.