Viola x wittrockiana

Care advice

Watering guidelines Keep the soil constantly slightly moist but never let it dry up completely.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers cold constant temperatures through the whole year (average under 16 °C).
pH range 5.6 - 7.5
Acidity preference loves neutral pH conditions
Toxicity not poisonous


Climate humid temperate



Family Violaceae


Growth form herb
Hardiness USDA 6 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -23°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • black
  • blue
  • cream
  • indigo
  • lilac
  • orange
  • pale pink
  • pink
  • purple
  • red
  • red-purple
  • rose
  • violet
  • white
  • yellow
Leaf color
  • purple
  • green