Taxon  Report   8285    
Viola bakeri  Greene
Baker's violet
Viola bakeri
© 2004 Steve Matson
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Viola bakeri
© 2014 Steven Perry
Viola bakeri
© 2014 John Doyen
Viola bakeri, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Viola bakeri
© 2004 Steve Matson
Genus: Viola
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest

Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Viola bakeri ssp. grandis
ICPN + PLANTS: Viola bakeri ssp. shastensis
PLANTS: Viola nuttallii var. bakeri
More information about  Viola bakeri
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 23, 2019).