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Viola  volcanica Hook & Arn.   
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FamilyVIOLACEAE
Genus species var.Viola  volcanica Hook & Arn. 
SynonymsViola exilis Phil.
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina SouthArgentina NorthwestChile Central
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude1200-4000m
Description leaves spathulate-rhombic, crenate, adaxially ciliate, abaxially red glandular, flowers 18mm across, petals with white apex, spur to 2mm long
Size1-5cm
Colorrich violet
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typerosette
Cultivationdry, sunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed when ripe or in spring
rosette cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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