Re: [gardeners] Pansies and philosophy

Cheryl & Erich Schaefer (
Sat, 11 Apr 1998 20:01:23 -0400 (EDT)

>Violas, on the other hand, are getting nicer.  Now, in addition to
>the standard bright yellow and purple with an orange dot violas,
>there are pastel yellow and purples along with stripes, and subtle
>color shadings.  I'd really like to have violas similar to those
>Tasha Tudor raises -- they are exquisite and interesting flowers with
>complex coloring.

I saw Tovah Martin's book on Tasha Tudor's garden today for the first time.
Loved those violas, too, and intend to find some. The book is gorgeous,
btw, for those into collecting garden books as well as plants. Cheryl

Cheryl Schaefer
Zone 5 in the fabulous Finger Lakes of NY