Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
For the most current and comprehensive body of information regarding violets in our region, visit the new website Violets (Violaceae) of the Great Plains and Eastern North America.
Read more about Roundleaf Yellow Violet at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Test-drive A Teaching Key to Violets.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Malpighiales
Viola (Ballard [in prep])
Violaceae of the Southeastern US (McKinney & Russell, 2002)
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Roundleaf Yellow Violet, Early Yellow Violet
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Keith Bradley kab_v_rotundifolia_1877
March Pickens County SC
Table Rock State Park
This starts to bloom just as its leaves are beginning to unfold, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.
Steve Marlow snm100327_r111_09
March Oconee County SC
Sumter National Forest: Andrew Pickens Ranger District
Petals yellow, some with purple veins. Lateral petals bearded, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
Herbarium of Clemson University h_cu25902
May Oconee County SC
Leaf blades rotund, per Weakley's Flora.
JK Marlow jkm120830_221
August Henderson County NC
Holmes Educational Forest
Leaves expand into summer, becoming broadly ovate and lying almost flat, per Wildflowers of the Southern Mountains.