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Viola pubescens var. pubescensViola pubescens var. pubescens
(V. pennsylvanica)

yellow violet, downy violet

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 0.5-1.5'
Flowers: May-Jun.; yellow, purple veins
Fruit: green; capsule

Conditions *

Light: Partial shade Shade
Moisture: Moist
Soil pH: 6-7
Soil type: Loamy

Habitat

moist or dry deciduous woods, swamps

Native to

Region: Piedmont Mountain *
States:

Wildlife

Songbird Small mammal *

Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/352.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004