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Viola charlestonensis

Viola charlestonensis M.S. Baker & J.C. Clausen

Charleston Mountain Violet

Violaceae (Violet family)

Synonym(s): Viola purpurea var. charlestonensis

USDA Symbol: VICH2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple



Web Reference

Webref 6 - Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database] (2018) USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program, National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
Webref 27 - USDA Plants Database (2018) USDA, NRCS.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2020-12-07
Research By: JAM

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