Flora of Mount Holyokeby Karen Searcy
Taxonomy
Downy Yellow Violet
Viola pubescens var. pubescens Rich
Violaceae
Flowering PeriodMay
(c) TB
HabitatRich, moist, rocky woods
Height4 - 8 inches
DescriptionThe only violet with a leafy stem and yellow flowers. The stem typically has 2 leaves just below the flowers.
LeavesThe leaves are hairy and have a cordate base.
DistributionThe only violet with a leafy stem and yellow flowers. The stem typically has 2 leaves just below the flowers.