Viola Tricolour Heartsease Herb 9cm
- £2.30 Stock Status: In Stock
Please note that this plant will be in the process of dying back for winter, but will reshoot in the spring.
Flowers: Pretty yellow and purple 'faces' in spring and summer. Said to help heal a broken heart.
Sun/shade: Prefers sun or partial shade
Maintenance: A short lived hardy perennial. Will lightly self seed around your garden. Pinch out to maintain a bushy habit and deadhead to keep it flowering.
Soil: Moist but well drained
Harvesting: Flowers can be picked throughout the spring and summer. Flowers can also be successfully frozen.
Cooking uses: Pick flowers and add to salads & soups to give them a great splash of colour. Also add to summer drinks & cocktails or store in ice cubes for use in drinks throughout the year.
‘Please note this plant is herbaceous. It will die back in the winter months to reshoot in the spring’