Taxon  Report   8287    
Viola cuneata  S. Watson
Wedge leaf violet,  Wedgeleaf violet
Viola cuneata
© 2006 Steve Matson
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Viola cuneata
© 2008 George W. Hartwell
Viola cuneata
© 2013 Julie Kierstead Nelson
Viola cuneata, 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 cuneata
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Viola
Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest

Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)

Serpentine affinity: 5.2; (broad endemic)

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Viola cuneata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on   /   Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

ITIS Original Publication citation


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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 24, 2019).