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    • Violets
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    • Violaceae
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    • Violetas y parientes

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Whiteywood Melicytus ramiflorus

Observer

tsteer

Date

July 1, 2014

Description

Common and fast growing small tree

Photos / Sounds

Observer

murray_dawson

Date

July 20, 2015 12:10 PM NZST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Melicytus obovatus. Fernglen Native Plant Gardens, Northshore, Auckland. © Murray Dawson

Photos / Sounds

What

Manakura Melicytus micranthus

Observer

angelasimpson

Date

November 14, 2014

Description

mature individuals of this species growing on the flood areas near the clearing.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mahoe Wao Melicytus lanceolatus

Observer

johnvandenhoeven

Date

August 2, 2015

Description

Planted

Photos / Sounds

What

Chatham Island Mahoe Melicytus chathamicus

Observer

pjd1

Date

July 29, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Common shrub and small tree on island - usually secondarily dominant in Plagianthus forest understorey with kawakawa (Piper excelsum subsp. excelsum) and hoho (Pseudopanax chathamicus). Species just starting to flower. Known on the islands as 'mahoe'.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

neilvinson

Date

August 1, 2015 08:52 AM ADT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

stream violet Viola glabella

Observer

loarie

Date

July 31, 2015 03:17 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Porcupine Shrub Melicytus alpinus

Date

July 22, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Halberd Leaved Violet Viola hastata

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

April 6, 2014 03:47 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Violets Genus Viola

Observer

adkleague

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Violets Genus Viola

Observer

adkleague

Date

the past

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Cream Violet Viola striata

Observer

adkleague

Date

the past
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Description from Wikipedia

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.

No range data available.