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Viola 'Velour Blue Bronze'

Family: Violaceae (vy-oh-LAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Viola (vy-OH-la) (Info)
Cultivar: Velour Blue Bronze
Additional cultivar information: (Velour series)

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6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

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Bloom Color:
Medium Blue

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer


Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Flowers are good for drying and preserving

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
From seed; direct sow outdoors in fall
From seed; sow indoors before last frost

Seed Collecting:
Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

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1 positive
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

Positive Weezingreens On Aug 16, 2002, Weezingreens from Seward, AK (Zone 3b) wrote:

This is the second season I've grown this viola, and the color is quite spectacular. The blooms are a rich blue color with a brush of bronze on the lower petals. When volunteers appeared this spring, they looked much like the original.


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

Garberville, California
Astoria, New York
Lima, Ohio

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