Viola palmata Linnaeus var. 1 ["pseudo-stoneana" variant] . Section: Nosphinium. Subsection: Borealiamericanae. Phen: Mar-Apr. Hab: Drier to dry sandy, sandy loam in dry oak and oak-pine woods and dry to dry-mesic savannas and closed forests, on slopes and bluffs. Dist: Sc. PA south in the Appalachians to w. NC and e. TN.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Synonymy: < Viola palmata L. – K4; < Viola palmata L. var. palmata – FNA6; < Viola subsinuata Greene – Pa