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PlantFiles: Horned Pansy, Horned Violet
Viola cornuta 'Skippy XL Red-Gold'

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Family: Violaceae (vy-oh-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Viola (vy-OH-la) (Info)
Species: cornuta (kor-NOO-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Skippy XL Red-Gold
Hybridized by Kieft Seeds

Category:
Annuals
Perennials

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

Spacing:
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Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

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Danger:
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Bloom Color:
Scarlet (Dark Red)
Bright Yellow
Maroon (Purple-Brown)

Bloom Time:
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Foliage:
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Other details:
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Soil pH requirements:
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Patent Information:
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Profile:

1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive Zone6aPA On May 5, 2009, Zone6aPA from Central, PA (Zone 6a) wrote:

This has performed well, second year from seed. Like a true viola it dies back in winter and rejuvenates in spring. Blooms spring to fall (slows down a bit during the very hottest weeks of summer) with deadheading. Transplants easily. Very large showy flowers for a viola; unique coppery maroon color and firm velvety blooms in warm sunny weather, somewhat more purplish and weaker petals during cool, humid, cloudy weather.

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Catawba, South Carolina



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