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Viola canadensis

More About Viola canadensis

  • White flowers are sometimes tinged with purple
  • Heart-shaped, deep green foliage
  • Fragrant blooms have yellow centres
  • Blooms face outward on tips of short, slender, purplish stocks
  • Bloom Time: April to July

Interesting Notes:

Native to Ontario

Zone:

3

Height:

15-30 cm

Spread:

15-30 cm

Colour:

White
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Canada Violet Growing and Maintenance Tips

Plant in dappled sunlight to light shade and shadier sites in the summer.  This plant will thrive in a moist, humusy, well-drained soil. 


Viola canadensis Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Full Shade
Full Shade
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Fragrant
Fragrant
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Ground cover
Ground cover
Rock garden
Rock garden

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average

Flowering Time

Spring

Landscape uses

Border/edging