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FamilyVIOLACEAE
Genus species var.Viola  falconeri Hook.f. & Thomson 
SynonymsViola jordanii var. falconeri (Hook.f. & Thomson) W.Becker
Territory Indian SubcontinentIndiaPakistanWest Himalaya, (Jammu-Kashmir)
grassland and thickets
Altitude2100-2200m
Description leaves large, ovate-cordate, broadly crenate, stipules large, leaf-like, dentate, black glandular, flowers 25mm across, sepals subulate-lanceolate
Size15-30cm
Colorbluish violet, white
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-16°C
division after flowering and in fall
BibliographyFlora of British India (Hooker) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
The Plant List (2013) www.theplantlist.org
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