Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Test-drive A Teaching Key to Violets.
Read more about Viola at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Malpighiales
Violaceae of the Southeastern US (McKinney & Russell, 2002)
Viola sagittata var. ovata
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Ovate-leaf Violet, Downy Violet
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Herbarium of Clemson University h_cu25454
May Bucks County PA
Blade outline narrowly ovate to long-triangular, much longer than wide, per Weakley's Flora.
Patrick D. McMillan pdmvfimbriatula_dch
Petals bluish violet, usually white toward the base, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
Herbarium of Clemson University h_cu37931
July New London County CT
Petioles distinctly shorter than blades, per Weakley's Flora.