White Sweet Violet

Viola odorata

A unique violet with beautiful heart-shaped leaves and somewhat fragrant, edible white flowers on slender flower stalks. Great border, groundcover, or container plant used in combination with purple violets. Attracts butterflies and is deer resistant.

Water: Prefers moist soil

Hardiness: Frost Hardy


Habit: Herbaceous perennial, 4 to “tall with a spread of 8 to 24” wide

Light: Full Sun to Partial Shade

Soil: Rich garden soil

Origin: Europe and Asia

Additional Characteristics: Deer Resistant, Edible Flower

White Sweet Violet