Taxon  Report   8297    
Viola ocellata  Torr. & A. Gray
Pinto violet,  Twoeyed violet, Western heart's ease
Viola ocellata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Genus: Viola
Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)

Serpentine affinity: 2.5; (strong indicator)

Communities: Redwood Forest, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

More information about  Viola ocellata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Mar 28, 2020).