Taxon  Report   8317    
Viola sororia  Willd.  ssp. affinis  (Le Conte) R. J. Little  
(no longer an active name)
Leconte violet,  Northern bog violet
Viola sororia ssp. affinis, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
Genus: Viola
Parent: Viola sororia
Toxicity: MINOR (SEEDS)

Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest

Name Status:
Accepted in JM93

PLANTS other name:
Viola affinis

JEF other name:
Viola nephrophylla

NOTE: Viola sororia ssp. affinis is no longer an active name.
More information about  Viola sororia ssp. affinis
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: Jan 25, 2020).