Pale Violet (Viola striata) in the Violas Database

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Data specific to Violas (Edit)
Flowers: Stem
Growth habit: Spreading/creeping/trailing

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Mainly white with some light green
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Root
Division

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Location: Western North CarolinaDate: 2015-04-14
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Location: Millersville MDDate: 2019-04-18
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Location: Near Birch Tree, MODate: 2019-04-15
By DraDiana
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Location: Natural woodland in northeastern IndianaDate: 2012-04-08Calyx and sepals
By chelle
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Location: Natural woodland in northeastern IndianaDate: 2012-04-07
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Location: Natural woodland in northeastern IndianaDate: 2012-04-07
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Location: Natural woodland in northeastern IndianaDate: 2012-04-07Side view of bloom
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Location: Natural woodland in northeastern IndianaDate: 2012-04-07
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Date: 2008-03-30Photo: Dave Moore
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Comments:
Posted by sallyg (central Maryland) on May 10, 2019 1:25 AM

I got a couple of these a few years ago. They have been spreading in my woodsy shade garden and are happy with no help from me. Leaf texture is a little thinner than common violets.

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