Viola pedatifida G. Don. Phen: Apr-May. Hab: Organic loam of dry-mesic to mesic prairies. Dist: ON west to AB, south to n. OH, IN, AR, OK, NM, and AZ; material disjunct in w. VA attributed as V. pedatifida is a new species, Viola species 1.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Syn: = Ar, F, G, GrPl, Il, Mo3, Ballard () (in prep); = Viola palmata var. pedatifida – C; = Viola pedatifida ssp. pedatifida – McKinney & Russell (2002); < Viola pedatifida – FNA6, K3, K4