Viola villosa Walter. Section: Nosphinium. Subsection: Borealiamericanae. Southern Woolly Violet. Phen: (Late Dec-) Feb-early Apr. Hab: Pocosin ecotones, other sites with moist soils. Dist: MD south to n. peninsular FL, west to TX and OK. Reported for VA by Kartesz (1999), on the basis of Massey (1961); report requiring additional documentation.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Syn: = Ar, F, FNA6, G, K1, K3, K4, NcTx, RAB, S, Tx, WH3, Gil-ad (1998), McKinney & Russell (2002); < Viola villosa – C