The scent of Maxine's violets stays with me... It must be the dry Arizona climate. Mine never smell like anything here in the north.

The scent of Maxine's violets stays with me... It must be the dry Arizona climate. Mine never smell like anything here in the north.

De viooltjes kunnen natuurlijk ook niet missen in je tuin. Deze bloemen kun je bijna elk seizoen wel in je tuin plaatsen. In de winter is het alleen te koud voor deze bloemen. Je hebt ze in verschillende kleuren, dus er zal er altijd wel een in je tuin passen.

De viooltjes kunnen natuurlijk ook niet missen in je tuin. Deze bloemen kun je bijna elk seizoen wel in je tuin plaatsen. In de winter is het alleen te koud voor deze bloemen. Je hebt ze in verschillende kleuren, dus er zal er altijd wel een in je tuin passen.

Violet (Viola sororia) Foraging & Feasting: A Field Guide and Wild Food Cookbook by Dina Falconi; illustrated by Wendy Hollender.

Violet (Viola sororia) Foraging & Feasting: A Field Guide and Wild Food Cookbook by Dina Falconi; illustrated by Wendy Hollender.

wood violets behind the stone wall.  Excellent for erosion control.  Drought hardy.  Edible leaves high in vitamin C.

wood violets behind the stone wall. Excellent for erosion control. Drought hardy. Edible leaves high in vitamin C.

Bisexual women and lesbians used to give violets to women they were wooing, symbolizing their "Sapphic" desire. In a poem, Sappho described herself and a lover wearing garlands of violets. The giving of violets was popular from the 1910s to the 1950s.

Bisexual women and lesbians used to give violets to women they were wooing, symbolizing their "Sapphic" desire. In a poem, Sappho described herself and a lover wearing garlands of violets. The giving of violets was popular from the 1910s to the 1950s.

Oooooh -- a violet wreath would be pretty too!!!!!

Oooooh -- a violet wreath would be pretty too!!!!!

How to Care for African Violets | African violets are an easy houseplant with bursts of color.

How to Care for African Violets

How to Care for African Violets | African violets are an easy houseplant with bursts of color.

Wild violets are the first sign of spring and are always a welcome sight. They are both edible and medicinal, and easy to forage for!

Foraging for Wild Violets

Wild violets are the first sign of spring and are always a welcome sight. They are both edible and medicinal, and easy to forage for!

Violets are a beautiful spring flower with many incredible uses. Make the most of these harvests by using violets for food and medicine.

Using Violets for Food and Medicine

Violets are a beautiful spring flower with many incredible uses. Make the most of these harvests by using violets for food and medicine.

Violet bouquet. Reminds me of the bunch mom picked for me years ago. I have them dried and think of that Kodak memory of my heart. Love you Mom!

Violet bouquet. Reminds me of the bunch mom picked for me years ago. I have them dried and think of that Kodak memory of my heart. Love you Mom!

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