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Viola odorata 'Reine des Neige'

Viola odorata 'Reine des Neige'
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Price:  £4.50
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Common name:  Sweet violet
Type:  Herbaceous
Aspect:  Prefers partial shade
Colour:  White
Season:  Spring
Soil:  Moist and well drained
Size:  Small
Delivery:  Mail order or collect in person
Image:  WTGN

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Long-flowering sweet violet, carrying a succession of intensely fragrant white flowers from late winter and into spring. Earliest flowers to emerge may have a pale blue tint. Fully hardy and easy to grow,

Viola odorata 'Reine des Neige, which translates as 'Snow Queen', will enjoy some light shade and cool, moister soils. In time it can for meffective ground cover with its quite bold dark green, heart shaped mid-dark green leaves. Though to be a seedling or sport of 'Konigin Charlotte' as it shares the upward-facing nature of the flowers.
Makes a very dainty, and sweetly fragrant, cut flower for the house. H: 20cm