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Viola hederacea

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Wantirna
A10, C7, Indoor
C3, Specials
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Wantirna
A10, C7, Indoor
Size: 14cm
Available: 2
$/Unit (EX GST): $7.14 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $7.85 inc GST
C3, Specials
Size: 14cm
Available: 28
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.04 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $6.64 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Viola hederacea Syn Erpetion hederaceum, Native Violet, Ivy Leaf Violet,
Native: Foliage Type:
Yes Evergreen
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Groundcovers Mat Forming, Prostrate, Spreading

Description:
Viola hederacea, also known as Australian Violet or Ivy-leaf Violet, is a charming perennial plant native to Australia. It forms a dense mat of ivy-like foliage and produces delicate, colorful flowers throughout the year. This low-growing plant is ideal as a ground cover, trailing plant, or filler between stepping stones. It thrives in shaded areas and adapts to various soil conditions. Australian Violet is low-maintenance and adds beauty and charm to gardens and landscapes with its attractive foliage and dainty flowers. Young leaves and flowers are edible. Grows approx. 5-15cm H x up to 1m W.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
<15cm 60cm-1m

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade TBA

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Bush Tucker, Coastal Garden, Edible Garden, Formal Garden, Groundcover, Lawn Alternatives, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Shady Garden, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Low phosphorus slow release fertiliser

Family Name: Origin:
Violaceae Australia

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Purple
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Spring
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Low
Drought: High
Frost: High
Wind: High
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