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  • Scientific Names
    • Viola sororia
    • Viola latiuscula
    • Viola papilionacea
    • Viola septentrionalis
  • English
    • woolly blue violet
    • Common Blue Violet
  • Korean
    • 종지나물
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • VIOSOR

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Recent observations

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

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alexdzurick

Date

June 24, 2015 02:08 PM CDT

Description

Small pinkish or purple flowers, rounded spiky leaves

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

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reallifeecology

Date

June 2, 2015

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

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erikamitchell

Date

June 10, 2015 11:44 AM EDT

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

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erikamitchell

Date

June 10, 2015 11:37 AM EDT

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

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erikamitchell

Date

June 7, 2015 11:16 AM EDT

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

Observer

awhite

Date

May 15, 2015

Description

This is a herbaceous species that's approximately 6 inches in height. Leaves are heart-shaped at the base. Leaves are also have edges with rounded teeth. Flowers: there are 2 upper petals, 2 lateral petals with white hairs (or beards), and a lower petal for pollinator landings. Spur petal not bearded. Petals are dark purple in color and bilaterally symmetrical. 5-parted flower. 1 stamen. 3 fused carpels (1 pistil/1 style). Superior ovary

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

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erikamitchell

Date

May 29, 2015 09:33 AM EDT

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

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claudianelaroche

Date

May 25, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Violette commune. Wooly blue violet

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

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nicolebot

Date

May 27, 2015 05:34 PM EDT

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

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dweeks

Date

May 25, 2015

Description

I think this is wild, but am not sure if it is or not.

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

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erikamitchell

Date

May 15, 2015 07:43 AM EDT

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woolly blue violet Viola sororia

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erikamitchell

Date

May 19, 2015 05:38 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Viola sororia, known commonly as the Common Blue Violet, is a stemless herbaceous perennial plant that is native to eastern North America. It is known by a number of common names including; Common Meadow Violet, Purple Violet, Woolly Blue Violet, Hooded Violet and Wood Violet.

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Conservation Summary

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