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Viola  lobata Benth.  sect. Viola 
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FamilyVIOLACEAE
Genus species var.Viola  lobata Benth.  sect. Viola
Territory Northwestern U.S.A.Southwestern U.S.A.CaliforniaOregon
dry, rocky slopes
Altitude1500-2000m
Description leaves in outline ovate to reniform, palmatipartite, segments 5-7, lanceolate-oblong, petals 5-15mm long, purple-brown striate, lateral petals yellow barbate
Size10-30cm
Colordark yellow
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-16°C
division after flowering and in fall
BibliographyHitchcock, C.L.: Vascular Plants of the Pacific Northwest
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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