Viola hederacea ‘Baby Blue’ – Native Violet

A spreading herbaceous perennial with attractive deep green foliage and delicate blue violet flowers most of the year. An outstanding ground cover that flowers well in deep shade. Also makes a great pot plant.

Scientific Name:Viola hederacea
Common Name:Native Violet
Plant Type:Ground cover, Clumping perennial
Height:0.1 ~ 0.3 metres
Width:0.3 ~ 0.6 metres
Flower Colour:Blue, Mauve
Flowering Time:All year
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral
Soil Type:Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Container growing, Cottage garden, Flower garden
Climate Zone:Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean
Light:Light shade, Half shade, Heavy shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen, Spreading
Soil Moisture:Well-drained, Moist moderate drainage
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Groundcover, Border plant
Special Uses:Playground friendly



Angus recommends Bush Tucker fertiliser for native plants