Taxon  Report   10454 
Viola langsdorffii  Fisch. ex Ging.
Aleutian violet
Viola langsdorffii
© 2010 Ray Collett
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Viola langsdorffii
© 2010 Ray Collett
Viola langsdorffii
© Gerald and Buff Corsi2009 California Academy of Sciences
Viola langsdorffii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond, (questionable).
also called Viola langsdorfii
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Viola langsdorffii
© 2010 Ray Collett
Genus: Viola
Northern Coastal Scrub, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: bogs/fens, coastal
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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PLANTS: Viola simulata
PLANTS: Viola superba
CNPS + PLANTS: Viola langsdorfii
More information about  Viola langsdorffii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 20, 2018).

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