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Viola pedataViola pedata

bird's foot violet

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 0-0.5'
Flowers: Mar.-Jun.; pale blue or w/ purple-black tips
Fruit: green; capsule

Conditions *

Light: Full sun Partial shade
Moisture: Dry Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Loamy Sandy

Habitat

sandy or rocky barrens, dry forested slopes

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States: MD VA WV NY PA

Wildlife

Songbird Small mammal *

Notes

stemless

Groundcover



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/351.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004