Flora of Mount Holyokeby Karen Searcy
Taxonomy
Arrow-leaf Violet
Viola sagittata Dry
Violaceae
Flowering PeriodMay
(c) KBS
HabitatDry, rocky, sandy soil
Height2 - 4 inches
DescriptionStemless violet with the leaves and flowers coming directly from the slender rhizome.
LeavesThe leaves have short hairs and are longer than wide. The base of the leaf is usually flat. Serration only occurs near the base of the blade.
(c) PW
DistributionStemless violet with the leaves and flowers coming directly from the slender rhizome.