Photo by Melody
PlantFiles is getting a new look! Just in time for spring, we're rolling out a new look for the best online plants database. It will also work with your smart phones and mobile devices, so now you can take it with you on garden center visits or botanical garden tours. Questions or comments? Please post them here.

Today's bloom is Violet 'Etain' (Viola )

Bloom of the Day for January 6th, 2011:

Violet 'Etain'
(Viola )

« Yesterday's Bloom...
Picture of Violet 'Etain' (Viola )
Photo copyright kniphofia. Unauthorized use prohibited.
Thumbnail of Violet (Viola )Thumbnail of Violet (Viola )Thumbnail of Violet (Viola )Thumbnail of Violet (Viola )Thumbnail of Violet (Viola )
Thumbnail of Violet (Viola )Thumbnail of Violet (Viola )Thumbnail of Violet (Viola )Thumbnail of Violet (Viola )Thumbnail of Violet (Viola )

Type of plant: Annuals, Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Bloom color: Bright Yellow, Medium Blue, Violet/Lavender

Bloom time of year: Late Spring/Early Summer, Mid Summer, Late Summer/Early Fall, Mid Fall, Blooms repeatedly

Sun requirements: Full Sun, Sun to Partial Shade

Cold hardiness: Zone 6a to Zone 10b

Height: under 6 in. (15 cm), 6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing: 6-9 in. (15-22 cm), 9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

View much more information
about this plant at PlantFiles.

9 vendors have this plant for sale.

11 members have or want this plant for trade.

Talk about this bloom

There have been 5 comments posted about this bloom.

Join the discussion!

pixie62560 wrote:
This is one of my favorite violas!

locakelly wrote:
Beautiful;o) I so love Violas and their cheery little faces - they bloom all winter for me here in Phoenix. I have never seen this color combination and I love it!!

plantladylin wrote:
Absolutely Beautiful! I wish they'd grow here.

locakelly wrote:
They grow here lin, but only in the winter time - lol. Too hot the rest of the year. Maybe try some in the winter in 9b?

plantladylin wrote:
I'd probably have to treat them like the Cyclamen's and just enjoy them during the winter months!

We recommend Firefox
Overwhelmed? There's a lot to see here. Try starting at our homepage.

[ Home | About | Advertise | Media Kit | Mission | Featured Companies | Submit an Article | Terms of Use | Tour | Rules | Privacy Policy | Contact Us ]

Back to the top

Copyright © 2000-2015 Dave's Garden, an Internet Brands company. All Rights Reserved.

Hope for America