Taxon  Report   8294 
Viola lobata  Benth.  ssp. lobata 
Moose horn violet,  Pine violet
Viola lobata ssp. lobata
© 2010 Barry Breckling
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Viola lobata ssp. lobata
© 2011 Steven Perry
Viola lobata ssp. lobata
© 2005 Norman Jensen
Viola lobata ssp. lobata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.

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Viola lobata ssp. lobata
© 2008 Steve Matson
Genus: Viola
Parent Record Viola lobata
Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.3 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Viola psychodes
XWALK: Viola lobata var. lobata
More information about  Viola lobata ssp. lobata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: Jan 19, 2018).

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