sweet violet

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Noun1.sweet violet - European violet typically having purple to white flowerssweet violet - European violet typically having purple to white flowers; widely naturalized
violet - any of numerous low-growing violas with small flowers
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'No; because, as you say, I have no particular associations connected with them; for there are no sweet violets among the hills and valleys round my home.'
Described as "a delicate flavour of sweet violets with a subtle hint of floral notes and delicious local Somerset apples" there are also a gluten free version suitable for vegans.
The unusual tipple, which has been described as having "a delicate flavour of sweet violets with a subtle hint of floral notes and delicious Somerset apples" has been a hit with drinkers since it launched - and we predict it will be even bigger once summer gets underway.
For modern looks, mulch with grey slate chippings and add a skirt of dark-leaved sweet violets. Viola odorata and Primula Wanda would work well.
Sweet violets (Viola odorata, Zones 5 to 8) also thrive in partial shade, and if planted on receptive ground, they too will produce small, purple flowers that delight the eye and can be used as a cough remedy, especially for bronchitis.
Sweet violets, pulmonaria (lung-worts) such as the white-flowered "Sissinghurst", Bugle (Ajuga reptans "Bur-gundy Glow"), Lysimachia nummularia (Creeping Jenny), Lily-of-the-valley, Lamium "White nancy" and Lamium "Silver Beacon", Bergenia (pictured left).