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Viola ×ryoniae

Viola ×ryoniae House

Ryon's Hybrid Violet

Violaceae (Violet family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: VIRY

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

Leaves nearly glabrous, broadly cordate-ovate, lobes as numerous as in V. palmata, but shorter; cleistogamous flowers intermediate in form to those of the parent species, on elongate ascending peduncles; auricles long, slightly setulose, sepals otherwise glabrous; capsule bearing few seeds. (Reslit: 2877).

Hybrid progeny of Viola cucculata and V. ×palmata. (Webref: 27).

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Leaf: "Leaves nearly glabrous, broadly cordate-ovate, lobes as numerous as in V. palmata, but shorter;" (Reslit: 2877).
Flower: " ...cleistogamous flowers intermediate in form to those of the parent species, on elongate ascending peduncles; auricles long, slightly setulose, sepals otherwise glabrous;" (Reslit: 2877).
Fruit: " ...capsule bearing few seeds." (Reslit: 2877).

Distribution

USA: CT , MA , NY

Bibliography

Bibref 17 - Audubon Backyard Birdwatcher: Birdfeeders and Bird Gardens (1999) Burton, R.; S. W. Kress
Bibref 951 - Muenscher's Keys to Woody Plants (2001) Cope, E. A.; W. C. L. Muenscher

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

Metadata

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

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