Self-seeding biennial plants grow to 5-6 inches
Purple and yellow blossoms
Good for container growing
Flower heads are edible
(Viola x williamsiana) (aka Heartsease) Native to Spain and the Pyrenees Mountains. Truly a classic garden flower that never goes out of fashion. Like all violas, can be used as an edible garnish with cheeses or salads. Plants are exceedingly free-blooming from spring through late autumn. Self-seeding biennial, 5-6″ tall.