'Johnny jumpup' is a plant in the Viola (Violet) genus with a scientific name of Viola tricolor. The botanical name epithet for Johnny jumpup (tricolor) means 'in three colours'.Johnny jumpup grows as a perennial and is a flower. Being a perennial plant, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Normally growing to a mature height of 17.0 cm / 6.63 inches.
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By our calculations*, you should look at sowing Johnny jumpup about 14 days before your last frost date .
set plants 6" apart in fertile soil, in semi-shaded to sunny area, after danger of heavy frost. In mild areas, sow in fall for winter and spring bloom.
These plants have been known to grow well alongside Johnny jumpup so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Johnny jumpup so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Johnny jumpup plants:
Viola tricolor L.
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