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Viola rotundifolia Michx.
Roundleaf yellow violet, Round-leaved yellow violet
USDA Symbol: VIRO2
USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)
The only stemless yellow violet in the US and Canada is Viola rotundifolia, which has a small flower and roundish basal leaves. Its flowers and leaves are on separate stalks.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Apr , May
, WV Canada: NB
Larval Host: Great Spangled Fritillary
Butterflies and Moths of North America (BAMONA)
is a larval host and/or nectar source for:
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.
Record Last Modified: 2014-01-14
Research By: TWC Staff