Viola emarginata (Nuttall) Leconte var. 2 ["deltate" variant] . Section: Nosphinium. Subsection: Borealiamericanae. Phen: Mar-May. Hab: Somewhat acidic, well-drained sandy soils in oak and oak-pine forests, and open sites along forest borders and roadsides adjacent to open woodlands. Dist: C. NC; disjunct in sw. NC.
Origin/Endemic status: Endemic
Taxonomy Comments: See discussion under Viola emarginata var. emarginata.
Synonymy: < Viola emarginata (Nutt.) Leconte; < Viola emarginata (Nutt.) Leconte var. emarginata – RAB; < Viola sagittata Aiton var. sagittata – FNA6