Shade to part sun
Spring into early summer
Average to moist soil. Enjoys high organic matter content.
8 to 12 inches
White tinged with purple
Zone 3. Very hardy native.
Shade beds and woodland plantings. Larvae food for butterflies.
Easy. Like most violets this will readily self sow but seedlings are fairly easy to remove. Lovely and fragrant. Exceptional for naturalizing a shady area.