Taxon  Report   8300    
Viola pedunculata  Torr. & A. Gray
California golden violet,  Johnny jump up
Viola pedunculata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

Bloom Period
Genus: Viola
Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)

Habitat: slopes

Communities: Foothill Woodland, Northern Oak Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF: Viola pedunculata ssp. pedunculata
JEF: Viola pedunculata ssp. tenuifolia
More information about  Viola pedunculata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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: May 28, 2020).