Odorata and Parma 'Marie Louise'

bellegallica(9)May 27, 2006

I've never grown violets before, but want to give them a try.

I ordered odorata and Parma 'Marie Louise'. They've arrived. Now what do I do with them?

My impulse is to plant the 'odorata' under a tree in the backyard and let it spread wherever it wants.

But what about 'Marie Louise'?

Thanks for any advice!

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
etii(France 8)

Hi !

That's definitively a good idea to give violets a try ;o)
About odorata under a tree: better not a conifer and pay attention there's enough sun :-) During spring time, the more they'll have sun, the more they'll make blooms.
About Marie-Louise: a pot :-))
Anyway, don't put them together.
Really hope you will sucess, but don't worry too much, there's no reason why you shouldn't, odorata is so easy :-)

All the best :-)
Thierry.

    Bookmark   May 30, 2006 at 4:18AM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
sequoias

How are your violas? Try an eco-lawn - must remark - they are long-lived and adaptable. Cymbidiums love the eco-lawn also.

Here is a link that might be useful: Growing Cymbidium Orchids - Various Societies

    Bookmark   January 20, 2008 at 4:46PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Viola 'Columbine'
Hi. I live in Michigan, zone 6, and had what I thought...
pondluvr
Viola labradorica 'purpurea' = V. riviniana? (what's the story)
Just following up on a comment someone made in a previous...
lrobins
Perennial violets
Does anyone have a recommendation for a perennial violet...
Crazymommy
Named violas - U.S. nursery
I came across a nursery in the U.S. tonight which sells...
marguerite_gw
whats wrong with my perrnial violet
I bought a perrnial violet at Wal-Mart it has flowers...
michael1846
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™