Pansy viola x wittrockiana 'Delta Premium Beaconsfield'
|PAN-DEL-801-804D||804 Deep Bedding Flat|
Pansy's are the most sold flower in the world. There are two main types of pansy's, clear or pure & faced or blotch. A pansy with a face/blotch, features a dark blotch in the center of the flower. Pansy's are available in a amazing array of colors, can overwinter in many areas if they had time to develop a good footing and are easy to grow, rarely having any disease or insect problems. Delta Premium Beaconsfield features a 2.5 - 3 inch purple with light blue to white upper petals on compact 4 to 6 inch plants that keep the blooms from flopping over.
- Breeder: Syngenta Flowers
- Bloom Color: White Light Blue Purple Bi-Color
- Height: 6 in
- Spread: 6-8 in
- Zone: Zones 5 - 9
The name pansy is deerived from the French word pensee' meaning "thought", and so it was named becasue the blotched flower resembles a human face. Because of this the pansy has long been a symbol of freethought. Pansy flowers are edible and wehn temps drop below 25 degrees their foliage will wilt and turn a grey - green as a defense from the cold.