American Dog Violet
About American Dog Violet
American Dog Violet is a super rare houseplant 🌿 that is easy to grow and needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.
American Dog Violet likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.
American Dog Violet belongs to the Viola genus, and is native to the Northern United States, Greenland, and Canada.
Also known as
Alpine violet, American dog violet, Dog violet and Labrador violet
How to care for American Dog Violet
American Dog Violet needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.
Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.
American Dog Violet love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.
Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.
American Dog Violet does not tolerate low-light 🚫.
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Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.
By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.
To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your American Dog Violet after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.