Downy Yellow Violet | Appalachian Cove

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Description

Viola pubescens

  • Also known as Halberd-leafed Violet
  • Distinctive hairy plant
  • Leaves and flowers grow on the same stalk
  • Wide, heart-shaped, hairy, scallop-toothed leaves
  • Yellow flowers
  • Dark line on petal serves as landing strip for insects
  • Grows in rich woods and moist places

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