Swiss Giant Pansy is a short lived perennial. These are cool season plants which grow best when the temperature is between 7-18°C. The seeds of Pansy which are available in Gardenguru online store are very tiny and ususally takes around 2 to 3 weeks for germinating. Sow the seeds and keep them in a dark place. Once the seeds germinate, you can keep them in partial light. Avoid keeping them in the afternoon sun . Recommended to germinate the seeds indoors in dark.