Viola species 5 ["Gulf Coastal Plain edulis"] . Phen: (Jan) Feb-Mar. Hab: Moist loamy soils of floodplains, swamps and hammocks. Dist: Confirmed in FL, s. GA and s. AL; the range of this recently detected new species is currently being reinterpreted and is probably broader than presented here.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Syn: < Viola palmata var. heterophylla – K4