Where to grow in my garden?


Attractive in a border, mini meadow or in pots.

Will self seed well around the garden.


Flowers: April-Sept

Habitat: Acidic grassland and heaths, arable land on light soils and other sandy places.

Height: 2-20cm

Growth Type: Annual (Will usually seed itself well)

Position: Full sun to semi-shade

Soil Preference: Wide range



Wild Pansy/Heartsease

  • Viola tricolor


    Jumbo plug plants


    Pretty faces add a splash of colour to summer drinks and salads.


    A good early nectar source which attracts butterflies, bees and other pollinating insects. 


    A caterpillar food plant of the Small Pearl-Bordered Fritillary Butterfly.


    Advised to plant in informal groups to encourage recognition and attract bees, butterflies and other pollinating insects.