Taxon  Report   11117 
Viola purpurea  Kellogg  ssp. aurea  (Kellogg) J.C. Clausen
golden violet
Viola purpurea ssp. aurea, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Viola purpurea ssp. aurea
© 2012 Steve Matson
Viola purpurea ssp. aurea
© 2012 Steve Matson
Communities: Sagebrush Scrub, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: VIOLACEAE  
Genus: Viola
Parent Record Viola purpurea.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Viola aurea
Other Names:
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TJM2: Viola aurea
 Information about  Viola purpurea ssp. aurea  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (VIAU3)

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

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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: Aug 01, 2014).

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