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WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Viola egglestonii   FAMILY Violaceae   NEW! Click to go to FSUS key


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Viola egglestonii   FAMILY Violaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Viola (Ballard [in prep])
Viola egglestonii

SYNONYMOUS WITH Violaceae of the Southeastern US (McKinney & Russell, 2002)
Viola septemloba ssp. egglestonii

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991)
Viola palmata var. pedatifida

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Viola egglestoni

 

COMMON NAME:
Cedar Glade Violet


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image of Viola egglestonii, Cedar Glade Violet

Herbarium of Clemson University    h_cu25429

March    Marion County    TN

Leaf blades about as broad as long, or broader, with 5-9 deep divisions, per Weakley's Flora.

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (10/20/20):
Viola egglestonii   FAMILY Violaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Viola egglestonii   FAMILY Violaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Viola (Ballard [in prep])
Viola egglestonii

SYNONYMOUS WITH Violaceae of the Southeastern US (McKinney & Russell, 2002)
Viola septemloba ssp. egglestonii

INCLUDED WITHIN Manual of Vascular Plants of NE US & Adjacent Canada (Gleason & Cronquist,1991)
Viola palmata var. pedatifida

SYNONYMOUS WITH (ORTHOGRAPHIC VARIANT) Britton & Brown Illus Flora of Northeast US & adjacent Canada (Gleason, 1952)
Viola egglestoni

 

Find by SCIENTIFIC NAME:

3432

Forb
Perennial

Native to Georgia

Rare

Habitat: calcareous barrens and glades, also in disturbed calcareous sites, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Simple
Plant acaulescent (without aerial stems)
Leaf blade glabrous or glabrate

FLOWER:
Spring
Blue-violet
Bilaterally symmetrical
Lateral petals bearded, spurred occasionally
5 sepals
5 petals
5 included stamens

FRUIT:
Spring
Capsule

 

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