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Viola  egglestonii Brainerd   
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FamilyVIOLACEAE
Genus species var.Viola  egglestonii Brainerd 
SynonymsViola septemloba ssp. egglestonii (Brainerd) E.McKinney
Territory Northeastern U.S.A.Southeastern U.S.A.AlabamaGeorgiaIndianaKentuckyTennessee
rocks
Description glabrous, leaves at base truncate, lobate to tripartite, segments oblanceolate or linear, at apex crenate-serrate, lateral petals at throat barbate
Size5-10cm
Colorviolet-purple
Bloomspring
Ca+
Typetuft
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationseed in winter, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 13-16°C
division after flowering and in fall
BibliographySmall, J.K. (1933) Manual of the Southeastern Flora
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
Version 8.0
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