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Viola macloskeyi Lloyd
Small white violet, Smooth white violet, White mountain violet
USDA Symbol: VIMA2
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
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
AL , CA , CO , CT , DE , GA , IA , ID , IL , IN , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , MT , NC , ND , NH , NJ , NV , NY , OH , OR , PA , RI , SC , SD , TN , UT , VA , VT , WA , WI , WV , 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. USDA Native Status: L48(N), CAN(N),
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
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
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Record Modified: 2012-07-02
Research By: TWC Staff