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Viola x wittrockiana 'Matrix Red Wing' (Matrix Series) (Pansy 'Matrix Red Wing')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.3m
Max height
0.2m
Max spread
1-2 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Viola x wittrockiana 'Matrix Red Wing' (Matrix Series)

Other names

Pansy 'Matrix Red Wing'

Genus

Viola Viola

Variety or Cultivar

'Matrix Red Wing' _ 'Matrix Red Wing' is a compact, short-lived, semi-evergreen perennial, often grown as an annual, with ovate to heart-shaped, scalloped, dark green leaves and, in spring, flat, round flowers with dark maroon upper petals and maroon- or black-blotched, bright yellow lower petals.


Viola x wittrockiana 'Matrix Red Wing' (Matrix Series) is: Semi evergreen

Habit

Compact

Flower

Maroon, Black, Yellow in Spring

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Snails Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Snails

Leaf spot , Powdery mildew , Rust Leaf spot , Powdery mildew , Rust

General care

Pruning

Deadhead to encourage more flowers.

Propagation methods

Seed


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Where to grow

Viola x wittrockiana 'Matrix Red Wing' (Matrix Series) (Pansy 'Matrix Red Wing') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.2m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Containers, City, Beds and borders, Garden edging

Cultivation

Grow in humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil in full sun or light shade.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

We do not currently have companion plants added for this plant.

Botanical name

Viola x wittrockiana 'Matrix Red Wing' (Matrix Series)

Other names

Pansy 'Matrix Red Wing'

Genus

Viola Viola

Variety or Cultivar

'Matrix Red Wing' _ 'Matrix Red Wing' is a compact, short-lived, semi-evergreen perennial, often grown as an annual, with ovate to heart-shaped, scalloped, dark green leaves and, in spring, flat, round flowers with dark maroon upper petals and maroon- or black-blotched, bright yellow lower petals.

Foliage

Semi evergreen

Habit

Compact


Colour

Flower

Maroon, Black, Yellow in Spring

Foliage

Dark-green in All seasons


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Aphids , Glasshouse red spider mite , Slugs , Snails

Specific diseases

Leaf spot , Powdery mildew , Rust

General care

Pruning

Deadhead to encourage more flowers.

Propagation methods

Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Viola x wittrockiana 'Matrix Red Wing' (Matrix Series) (Pansy 'Matrix Red Wing') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.2m after 1-2 years.

Suggested uses

Cottage/Informal, Containers, City, Beds and borders, Garden edging

Cultivation

Grow in humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil in full sun or light shade.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Moist but well-drained, Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Partial Shade, Full Sun

Aspect

South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 9, Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6

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