"Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words. They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of the character, though few can decipher even fragments of their meaning."

- Lydia Maria Child

About Pansies

The pansy or pansy violets are cultivated as garden ornamental plants. These flowers can be found even in Romania. They have varied colors like yellow,violet,gold,purple orange,red,white and even black, many with large showy face markings. A large number of bicoloured flowers have also been produced. They are generally very cold hardy plants surviving freezing even during their blooming period. Pansies grow very well in sunny or even partially sunny places in well draining soils. The pansy flower has two top petals going over each other slightly,two side petals,three lower petals join the center of the flower,and a single bottom petal with a slight marking.