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botanical name:
Viola 'Duchesse de Parme'
Viola 'Duchesse de Parme' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Parma Violet
synonyms:  Viola 'Duchesse de Parma'
family:  Violaceae
characteristics: perennial, scented/aromatic
height: 0.15m
width: 0.25m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: lilac
main season: Winter
aspect: part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -3°C
USDA zone: 9 to 10
description:
Small, double, pale lavender flowers, with white centres, from late winter to early spring. Sweetly scented.

cultivation:
Fertile, humus-rich, moist, well drained soil in dappled shade. Fairly tender, needing a mild location and protection from winter frosts as Palma violets are less hardy than many other forms, but will thrive in more sun.

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