Viola sororia Willdenow var. 2 ["hirsutula-like" variant] . Section: Nosphinium. Subsection: Borealiamericanae. Hab: Loam or clay soils in dry-mesic to wet-mesic forests, higher ground and terraces or borders of bottomlands. Dist: E. NJ and PA, c. NY, e. OH, w. NC and n. GA.
Origin/Endemic status: Native
Taxonomy Comments: Fully fertile.
Synonymy: < Viola sororia Willd. – FNA6, Pa