Taxon  Report   8313 
Viola purpurea  Kellogg  ssp. quercetorum  (M. S. Baker & J. C. Clausen) R. J. Little
Goosefoot violet,  Goosefoot yellow violet
Viola purpurea ssp. quercetorum
© 2009 Keir Morse
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Viola purpurea ssp. quercetorum
© 2010 Barry Breckling
Viola purpurea ssp. quercetorum
© 2012 Neal Kramer
Viola purpurea ssp. quercetorum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Viola purpurea ssp. quercetorum
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Viola
Parent Record Viola purpurea
Chaparral, Northern Oak Woodland, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: slopes
Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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ICPN + PLANTS: Viola quercetorum
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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: Jun 20, 2018).

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