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Viola  cucullata Aiton  sect. Viola 
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FamilyVIOLACEAE
Genus species var.Viola  cucullata Aiton  sect. Viola
SynonymsViola obliqua Hill
 Viola cucullata var. microtitis Brainerd
 Viola palmata var. cucullata (Aiton) A.Gray
Territory
grassland
Description leaves ovate-cordate to reniform, crenate, 5-9cm wide, flowers to 25mm across, with dark eye
Size10-15cm
Colorbluish violet, white
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-16°C
division after flowering and in fall
BibliographyScoggan, H.J. (1978-1979) The Flora of Canada
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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