Geisha – Introduced by Terra Nova Nurseries, USA.
This imported violet from Japan is undoubtedly a hybrid
though the parentage is unknown at this time.
It has large, vibrant, well-cut leaves that are attractively
variegated with silver. The flowers are
a delicate white, although sometimes they can be lavender and produced in mid
Does not set seed.
– Origins unknown.
Attractive marbled foliage of pink and cream which turns
dark green in late summer. The flowers
are blue and are borne in spring. The
variegation returns each spring.
Mars – Introduced
by Terra Nova Nurseries, USA.
hirtipes f. rhodovenia x V. Japonica.
Dark leaves with purple veining; the delicate flowers are
produced in mid spring.
Davey – Origins unknown.
A naturally occurring sub-species
V. japonica albida
Syletta – Origins
Supposedly a development from V. koreana that is a showy dwarf violet with dark green foliage,
variegated with silver markings.
Lavender flowers produced from April to May.