Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia


3422

Forb
Perennial

Native to North Carolina
Documented growing wild in - NC -

Rare

Look for it in moist to wet forests, per Weakley's Flora

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...Wet ...Moist

LEAVES:
Simple
Plant acaulescent
Leaf blade pubescent, at least on the upper surface

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
White
Bilaterally symmetrical
Lateral petals bearded
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 incognita   FAMILY Violaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Viola blanda var. palustriformis   FAMILY Violaceae

LESS THAN VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (1968) 130-02-014?:
Viola blanda   FAMILY Violaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Viola incognita

 

COMMON NAME:
sweet white violet