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Viola renifolia
kidney-leaf white violet

Distribution: Occurring east of the Cascades crest in the north-central to northeastern counties in Washington; Alaska to northern Washington, east to the Rocky Mountains, northern Great Plains, Great Lakes region, and northeastern North America

Habitat: Peatlands, riparian zones, swamps, seeps, and damp thickets.

Flowers: June-August

Origin: Native

Conservation Status: Not of concern


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Accepted Name:
Viola renifolia A. Gray
Publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 8: 288. 1870.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Viola renifolia A. Gray var. brainerdii (Greene) Fernald
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Viola renifolia in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Viola renifolia checklist entry.

E-Flora BC: Viola renifolia atlas page.

CalPhotos: Viola renifolia photos.

USDA Plants: Viola renifolia information.

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