Information for Viola f1 Promise Red with Blotch

B and T World Seeds' reference number: 447556
Type of plant - annual or perennial, depending on climate
Flower: deep RED with dark blotch
Height in meters: 0.13

Viola f1 Promise Red with Blotch is included in the following B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories:
9:   Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)
31:   House and Container Plant Seed List
43:   Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List
53:   Bedding Plant Seed List
131:   Toxic Plants
161:   Edible Flowers
683:  Violaceae

Germination guide
Viola f1 Promise Red with Blotch seeds will usually germinate in 14-21 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic. Normally germinates in the dark. Sow seeds about 2mm deep in a Well drained seed sowing mix at about 22C.

Stratification (cold treatment or vernalization) Some seeds need to be overwintered before they will germinate. Some seeds 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 4C or 5C 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

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