A few self sown seedlings in garden. Much less common than Veronica stricta or Coprosma repens.
It is a herbaceous plant of the family of purple with creeping stems , radical leaves with long or short , rough petioles and heart-shaped , lanceolate , oval , reniform , sectadas , etc. with scalloped , smooth or jagged edges. It produces small flowers deep blue , light purple , violet , purple, white or yellow , long and thin stalk .
Humboldt County, California, US
growing in a sheltered microsite sheltered from the wind on the NW side of the summit of Mt Sunday
Violaceae /vaɪəˈleɪsiː/ (alternatively Alsodeiaceae J.G.Agardh, Leoniaceae DC. and Retrosepalaceae Dulac) is a family of flowering plants consisting of about 800 species in 21 genera. It takes its name from the genus Viola, the violets and pansies.