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Johnny Jump Up Seeds Viola tricolor

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Unit Size Unit Price Savings Qty
Packet $4.25
1 Ounce Package $21.95
1/4 Pound Package $54.95 37%
1 Pound Sack $139.95 60%
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  • Perennial; Grows up to 4 Inches
  • Drought tolerant; Highly adaptable to adverse soil conditions
  • Prefers full sun exposure

Product Description

Johnny Jump Up Seeds - Viola cornuta

A tiny bloom with a big history! Immortalized in art and literature, this common European wildflower is known as Pansy, Violet and Viola as well as Johnny-Jump-Up and has been a favorite of gardeners for generations.

  • Fast Facts

    Name:Johnny Jump Up Seeds
    Botanical Name:Viola tricolor
    Life Cycle:Perennial
    Light Requirement:Full Sun, Partial Sun
    Planting Season:Spring, Fall
    Plant Type:Groundcover with green leaves and pale purple and yellow flowers
    Features:Heirloom, Attracts Pollinators, Drought Tolerant, Deer Resistant, Fragrant, Cut Flower Garden, Container Garden
    Color:Purple, Yellow, White
    Blooms:Spring, Late Spring, Early Summer, Summer
    Plant Height:Up to 4 inches
    Plant Spacing:4-8 inches
    Planting Depth:1/8 inches
    Sowing Method:Start Indoors, Direct Sow
    Cold Stratification:No
    Seeds per Packet:200 mg
    Hardiness Zones:3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Ships:Year Round
  • Seed Coverage

    AmountRecommended Coverage
    PacketUp to 80 Sq. Ft
    Ounce PackageUp to 625 Sq. Ft
    1/4 Pound PackageUp to 2,500 Sq. Ft
    1 Pound SackUp to10,000 Sq. Ft
    5 Pound SackUp to 1.3 Acres

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Product Reviews

Global Rating: 5.00 from 5 reviews

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Johnny Jump-Up Violas

I love these cheerful heirloom flowers. Eden Brothers must have high-quality fresh seeds because I've never had so many bloom from a small packet.


Review By

Very pretty

I planted two beds with these. One i never weeded because we decided to put a deck there, the other i weeded. The leaves of this plant look a bit like chick weed so i pulled all of the johnny jump ups out of the bed by mistake. The other bed i didn't weed started to become filled with blooms in a fat bunch of weeds. I am transplanting the jump ups from the one bed to the other. They are doing great. transplanted no problem.... I never claimed to be a horticulturist LOL these are great seeds...


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Makes a nice mothers day gift

Hoping my mom will be happy with these as they are hard to find and buy at local nurseries and make a lovely spreading mat of miniature flowers.


Review By

Wonderful results

These seeds came up beautifully under the grow light. I've planted them, and they're doing well.


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starting to grow now and looking great

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