Taxon  Report   8308 
Viola primulifolia  L.  ssp. occidentalis  (A. Gray) L.E. McKinney & R.J. Little
western bog violet
Viola primulifolia ssp. occidentalis , a dicot, is a perennial herb (rhizomatous) that is native to California and to Oregon.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Viola primulifolia ssp. occidentalis
© 2003 Norman Jensen
Viola primulifolia ssp. occidentalis
© 2008 Keir Morse
Community: Freshwater Wetlands
Habitat: freshwater-marsh, bogs/fens [CNPS Inventory]
Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   5.1 (broad endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: VIOLACEAE  
Genus: Viola
Parent Record Viola primulifolia.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + JM93
PLANTS: accepted name: Viola lanceolata ssp. occidentalis
Other Names:
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CNPS: Viola lanceolata ssp. occidentalis
 Information about  Viola primulifolia ssp. occidentalis  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (VILAO)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 01, 2014).

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