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Viola labradorica

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Wantirna
B9
Size: 14cm
Available: 45
$/Unit (EX GST): $6.20 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $6.81 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Viola labradorica Alpine Dog Violet, Dog Violet, Alpine Violet, Labrador Violet,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
TBA Prostrate, Spreading

Description:
Beautiful mat-forming prostrate groundcover with an attractive blue-purple flower and dark-green purple tinged leaves. Great for shady gardens, between pavers and in rockeries. Grows approx. 10cm tall x 30cm wide.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
<15cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Semi Shade, Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Formal Garden, Groundcover, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Rockery, Shady Garden, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Generally trouble free

Cultural Notes: Low maintenance, but may spread into unwanted areas, remove when necessary. Tolerates shade and adapts to most soil conditions. Plant 10cm apart for quick coverage and prune when necessary.

Plant Care
Annual slow release fertiliser, Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Violaceae NorthAmerica

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

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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