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Viola lobata (Pine violet)
Vick, Albert F. W.

Viola lobata

Viola lobata Benth.

Pine Violet, Yellow Wood Violet

Violaceae (Violet Family)


USDA Symbol: VILO2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Leaves and bright yellow, bilaterally symmetrical flowers crowded near top of stem.

Phases of this species with unlobed leaves occur in the same region as those with deeply lobed leaves. However, in southwestern Oregon and northwestern California, the phase with lobed leaves is rare.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul


Native Distribution: Southwestern Oregon south to southern California.
Native Habitat: Dry slopes in open woods.

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Find seed sources for this species at the Native Seed Network.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Native Seed Network - Corvallis, OR

Additional resources

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


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

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