B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Viola f1 Imperial Antique Shades is cold hardy
USDA Zone:7 0° to 10°F (-17.5° to -12.5°C)
|Type of plant - annual or perennial, depending on climate
Flower or inflorescence:
pastel SALMON-ROSE - CREAM-YELLOW
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Common names for Viola f1 Imperial Antique Shades:
|Pansy Imperial, spring & summer,|
Viola f1 Imperial Antique Shades
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|31||: House and Container Plant Seed List|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|53||: Bedding Plant Seed List|
|131||: Toxic Plants|
|Some of the deadliest known poisons are found in plants. Some major food plants, eaten by millions of people every day, have toxic parts.|
|161||: Edible Flowers|
|Some flowers are poisonous if not cooked. Some are only edible while in bud. Identify and correctly prepare all flowers before eating. Do not eat flowers that have been sprayed with weedkiller or other chemicals.|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Viola f1 Imperial Antique Shades seeds will usually germinate in 14-21 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.
Viola f1 Imperial Antique Shades seeds need to be "overwintered" before they will germinate.
Stratification; cold treatment or vernalization. Seeds of some species need just a couple of weeks, others 3 months. Seeds can be stratified in dampened peat or sand, in a plastic box or bag at 4°C or 5°C in a refrigerator. The seeds should not be frozen or in a wet medium. Very small seeds can be sown on the surface of their growing medium, in pots sealed in plastic bags, and kept in the 'fridge. Many vernalized seeds need light to germinate when they are sown in the "Spring".
Cold stratify 2 Weeks