Calflora
Taxon  Report   8303    
Viola pinetorum  Greene  ssp. grisea  (Jeps.) R. J. Little
Goosefoot yellow violet,  Grey leaved violet
Viola pinetorum ssp. grisea
© 2003 Yulan Tong
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Viola pinetorum ssp. grisea
© 2014 Keir Morse
Viola pinetorum ssp. grisea
© 2014 Keir Morse
Viola pinetorum ssp. grisea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is endemic (limited) to California.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Bloom Period
Viola pinetorum ssp. grisea
© 2014 Keir Morse
Communities: Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS

PLANTS accepted name:
Viola pinetorum var. grisea

Alternate Names:
ICPN + CNPS: Viola pinetorum var. grisea
More information about  Viola pinetorum ssp. grisea
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 (VIPIG)

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: Oct 21, 2018).

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