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Yellow Violet


Scientific Name     

Viola pubescens  Aiton.

Family Name

Violaceae (Violet family) 

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Characteristics:  

Habitat:  

dry woods

Plant Height:  

15-40 cm; softly hairy plant; leaves and flower on same stalk

Flower Color:  

yellow

Flower:  

complete; perfect; 5 sepals; 5 petals, lower ones with dark veins, lateral ones bearded, lower petals spurred 

Inflorescence:  

single flower

Fruit:  

capsule

Leaves:  

simple; heart-shaped; hairy 

Bloom Time:  

April-June

Origins:  

native

Other:  

hairiness of species distinctive among yellow violets