Viola 'Belmont Blue'

violet (syn. Viola Boughton Blue)

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Buy Viola 'Belmont Blue' violet (syn. Viola Boughton Blue): Masses of violet-blue blooms

This perennial dies back to below ground level each year in autumn, then fresh new growth appears again in spring.

  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: fertile, humus-rich, moist, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Flowering period: May to August
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Pretty violet-blue blooms are produced from May to August amongst fresh green, oval leaves. The large flowers have a slight veining and fine dark rays on the paler lower petals. Orginally called 'Broughton Blue', this vigorous variety looks gorgeous when used as a groundcover under roses or other deciduous shrubs.

  • Garden care: To minimise the risk of fungal diseases always use new, sterilised compost for container plants. Deadhead regularly to prolong flowering.

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