Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


1661

Forb
Perennial/Winter annual

Native & non-native

Documented growing wild in GA NC SC

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LEAVES:
Simple
Plant acaulescent ("stemless") or caulescent ("leafy-stemmed"). Leaves alternate

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Violet/Yellow/White
Bilaterally symmetrical
5 sepals
5 petals
5 stamens

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Capsule

 

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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Malpighiales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Viola spp.   FAMILY Violaceae

VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 130-02-000:
Viola spp.   FAMILY Violaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Violet


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image of Viola spp., Violet

Harry Davis    hld1661_crw_0453

March    Oconee County    SC

Oconee Station/Station Cove

image of Viola spp., Violet

JK Marlow    jkm140322_321

March    Oconee County    SC

Oconee Station/Station Cove

image of Viola spp., Violet

JK Marlow    jkm0404r_10

April    Greenville County    SC