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Viola canadensis var. canadensis (Canadian white violet)
Cressler, Alan

Viola canadensis var. canadensis

Viola canadensis L. var. canadensis

Canadian White Violet, Canada Violet

Violaceae (Violet Family)

Synonym(s): Viola canadensis var. corymbosa

USDA Symbol: VICAC

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)

Edible flowers.

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Flower:
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green , Brown

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , CT , GA , IN , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , SC , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NS
Native Habitat: Woodland

Growing Conditions

Light Requirement: Sun
Soil Moisture: Moist

Benefit

Conspicuous Flowers: yes

Additional resources

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

Metadata

Record Modified: 2018-11-20
Research By: TWC Staff

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