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Viola aurea (Golden violet)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Viola aurea

Viola aurea Kellogg

Golden Violet

Violaceae (Violet Family)

Synonym(s): Viola purpurea ssp. aurea, Viola purpurea var. aurea

USDA Symbol: VIAU3

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow



Additional resources

USDA: Find Viola aurea in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Viola aurea in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Viola aurea


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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