Flora of Mount Holyokeby Karen Searcy
Taxonomy
American Dog-violet
Viola conspersa Moist woods
Violaceae
Flowering PeriodMay
(c) TB
HabitatMoist woods
Height3 - 6 inches
DescriptionHerbaceous perennial with blue-violet flowers produced in the axils of stem leaves. This is the only violet in the MHR with blue-violet flowers that has a branching, leafy stem.
LeavesThe leaves are typically glabrous and have a cordate base.
DistributionHerbaceous perennial with blue-violet flowers produced in the axils of stem leaves. This is the only violet in the MHR with blue-violet flowers that has a branching, leafy stem.