One of my earliest gardening memories is planting violas with my grandma in her flower garden in early spring. The name viola is a common name for the flower family “Violaceae”, which includes Johnny jump-up, pansies, violas, violets, and many others. 

These cheerful, edible, cool-season flowers are easy to grow and a delight in the garden. Learn how to grow violas with these 5 tips.