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Viola riviniana
Viola riviniana
Photographer: Ray Collett

ID: 0000 0000 1210 2195 (2010-12-26)

Copyright © 2010 Ray Collett

  • date of photo  Oct 29, 2009
  • this photo depicts a plant that was cultivated or collected in the wild
  • photo location   private garden, Santa Cruz
  • plant's place of origin   Santa Cruz County, California, US
  • family Violaceae
  • notes   Both pink and blue forms of Santa Cruz Violet have long been highly regarded by gardeners. The pistils are detectably hairy near the tip.
  • keywords: hair, Santa Cruz, violet, pink
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Linda Willis    May 2, 2014

    Action: changed name from "Viola sp." to "Viola riviniana "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "This is the rose colored form of V. riviana, common in the Pacific northwest as a garden escape."

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