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Viola macloskeyi Lloyd
Small white violet, Smooth white violet, White mountain violet
USDA Symbol: VIMA2
This creeping, stemless violet sends out leafy stolons late in the season to form dense patches. The leaves are heart-shaped, and the flowers are white with purple veins.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Leaf:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug
, WY Canada: NB
, PE Native Distribution: CA
to B.C., Alt. & w. MT; also the Black Hills Native Habitat:
Wet banks & meadows from 3500-11,000 ft.
Growing ConditionsWater Use: High
Light Requirement: Part Shade
Soil Moisture: Moist
CaCO3 Tolerance: Low
Soil Description: Moist summer soils.
Conditions Comments: Not Available
BenefitConspicuous Flowers: yes
PropagationDescription: Increase with rooted stolons.
Seed Collection: Not Available
Seed Treatment: Not Available
Commercially Avail: yes
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
From the National Suppliers Directory
According to the inventory provided by Associate Suppliers, this plant is available at the following locations:
Oregon Native Plant Nursery
- Woodburn, OR
Record Last Modified: 2012-07-02
Research By: TWC Staff