Viola Seeds - Frizzle Sizzle Lemonberry Pansy (Coming Jan/Feb 2024)
- Seed Count: 15 Seeds
- Maturity Date: 50-60 days from planting
- Plant Type: Compact, bushy habit
- Flower Characteristics: Frilled edges, vibrant lemon and berry hues
- Growth Environment: Ideal for containers and garden beds
- Light Requirement: Full sun to partial shade
- Soil Preference: Moist, well-drained soil
- Cold Tolerance: Can withstand light frosts
History: The Frizzle Sizzle Lemonberry Pansy is a stunning cultivar that emerged from a long lineage of pansies, known for their charming and expressive faces. Pansies have been a garden favorite since the 19th century, valued for their vibrant colors and ability to bloom in cooler temperatures. The Frizzle Sizzle series adds a twist to the traditional pansy with its unique, frilled petals, creating a delightful display in any garden setting.
Uses: Frizzle Sizzle Lemonberry Pansies are perfect for adding a pop of color to garden beds, borders, and containers. Their unique frilled petals, combining shades of lemon and berry, make them a visual standout. These pansies are also edible, adding a splash of color and a mild, sweet flavor to salads and desserts. They're often used in crafting, for creating decorative elements in various DIY projects.
Growing Habits & Planting Instructions: For optimal growth, plant Frizzle Sizzle Lemonberry Pansy seeds in a location that receives full sun to partial shade. They prefer moist, well-drained soil and can tolerate a range of soil types. Plant the seeds 1/4 inch deep and space them about 6-8 inches apart. These pansies can withstand light frosts, making them suitable for early spring and fall planting. Regular watering and occasional deadheading will encourage more blooms. Their compact, bushy growth habit makes them ideal for smaller spaces and container gardening, where their distinctive frilled petals can be appreciated up close.