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Viola  canadensis L.  sect. Viola 
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FamilyVIOLACEAE
Genus species var.Viola  canadensis L.  sect. Viola
SynonymsLophion canadense (L.) Spach
 Viola neomexicana Greene
 Viola rydbergii Greene
Territory
thickets and woods
Description leaves ovate-cordate, finely dentate, ca. 6cm long, flowers in bud purplish, lower petal violet striate
Size20-30cm
Colorwhite
Bloomspring, summer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationcold, shady site with a humous, moist soil
alpine house, moist, humous soil, shade
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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