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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

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What

Violets Genus Viola

Observer

jessicaaguirre

Date

October 9, 2014

Description

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 .

Photos / Sounds

What

stream violet Viola glabella

Observer

finatic

Date

May 17, 2014 09:16 AM PDT

Description

Humboldt County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

October 9, 2014 10:08 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Mahoe Melicytus ramiflorus

Observer

aunty

Date

October 11, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Porcupine Shrub Melicytus alpinus

Observer

angelasimpson

Date

September 27, 2014

Description

growing in a sheltered microsite sheltered from the wind on the NW side of the summit of Mt Sunday

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

aunty

Date

October 8, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Dsc_5046

What

Thick Leaved Porcupine Plant Melicytus crassifolius

Observer

johnhb

Date

September 27, 2014

Description

Growing on rocky ourcrop in what use to be the horse paddock

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Dog-violet Viola riviniana

Observer

john_barkla

Date

October 5, 2014

Description

Weedy in pots and around the garden

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Mahoe Melicytus ramiflorus

Observer

parkecology

Date

September 23, 2014 01:02 PM NZST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

angelasimpson

Date

November 28, 2012

Description

in the sunny corner of the garden

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

suemcgaw

Date

September 25, 2014

Place

Waipara (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

john_barkla

Date

September 21, 2014

Description

On open track beneath broadleaved forest

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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.