Calflora
Taxon  Report   8297 
Viola ocellata  Torr. & A. Gray
Pinto violet,  Twoeyed violet, Western heart's ease
Viola ocellata
© 2008 Ron Wolf
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Viola ocellata
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Viola ocellata
© 2009 Gary A. Monroe
Viola ocellata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.

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Viola ocellata
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Family: VIOLACEAE  
Genus: Viola
Communities:
Redwood Forest, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.5 (strong indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Viola ocellata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation

USDA PLANTS Profile (VIOC)

Search the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 24, 2018).

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