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Sweet Violet (Viola odorata)

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Viola Odorata, or more commonly know as Sweet Violet, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Viola. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Viola Odorata or Sweet Violet's floral region is North America US Lower 48, Hawaii and Puerto Rico, specifically in the states of Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Maryland, Maine, Michigan, Montana, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Viola
  • Family: Violaceae
  • Order: Violales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) HI (I) PR (I) CAN (I)


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