Viola rotundifolia, common name roundleaf yellow violet, is a plant species of the genus Viola.[1] It is found in mesic habitat areas of the eastern United States and Canada; from Tennessee and Kentucky south to Georgia. It grows 2 to 4 inches tall with leaves and flowers on separate stalks.[2]

Viola rotundifolia

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Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Violaceae
Genus: Viola
V. rotundifolia
Binomial name
Viola rotundifolia

References edit

  1. ^ "USDA Plants Database".
  2. ^ Horn, Cathcart, Hemmerly, Duhl, Wildflowers of Tennessee, the Ohio Valley, and the Southern Appalachians, Lone Pine Publishing, (2005) p 102, ISBN 978-1-55105-428-5