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Viola langsdorffii  Fisch. ex Ging.
Aleutian violet
Viola langsdorffii is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
also called Viola langsdorfii
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   CNDDB
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(6 records)
one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

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Genus: Viola
Family: Violaceae  
Category: angiosperm  
PLANTS group:Dicot
Jepson eFlora section: eudicot

Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS) Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands

Habitat: bogs/fens, coastal

Communities: Freshwater Wetlands, Northern Coastal Scrub, wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
CNPS + PLANTSViola langsdorfii
JEF + PLANTSViola simulata
JEF + PLANTSViola superba
More information about  Viola langsdorffii

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: 09/27/2022).