Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Viola pubescens Aiton. Section: Chamaemelanium. Hairy Yellow Forest Violet. Phen: Mar-May. Hab: Rich deciduous forests. Dist: ME and s. QC west to SD, south to DE, NC, TN, MO, NE, and TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, G, Mo3, NcTx, S, Va, WV; = Viola eriocarpa var. eriocarpa – RAB; = Viola pubescens var. pubescens – FNA6, Il, K1, NE, Pa, Tn, Ballard () (in prep), Haines (2001), McKinney & Russell (2002); < Viola pubescens – C, GrPl, GW2, K3, K4, W; > Viola pubescens var. peckii – F; > Viola pubescens var. pubescens – F

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