Violets are an early blooming plant. They often bloom right alongside your mid to late spring bulbs. Violets herald in the new garden season with a wide variety of bright, brilliant colors. An easy to grow annual, you will often find them growing in the wild. Violets, Pansies, and Violas are all part of a closely related family. Violets have an 'Old World" charm all their own.Violet are popular, easy, and fun to grow. Fill an area or entire bed with Violet for a striking spring effect! They also are great in windowsills and containers.PerennialViolets prefer cool to warm climates, and wilt a bit in mid-summer heat. In warmer areas, we recommend partial shade. They tolerate a variety of soils.