Downy Yellow Violet

Downy Yellow Violet

Viola pubescens  


The leaves of this Violet are heart shaped, about as broad as long and downy hairy beneath.  It has a five-petaled yellow flower and is an adaptable ground cover in most dry shady spots. V. pubescens is a good companion for many other woodland plants and spreads by rhizomes and by seed.

  • Characteristics

    Type: Perennial

    Height: 6-12 inches

    Blooms: May to June

    Bloom Colour: Yellow

  • Growth Conditions

    Light: Full to Part Shade

    Soil: Dry, Loam/Organic & Average Soil

    Habitat: Dry, Rich Deciduous Woods

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(Ignatius Jesuit Centre)

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N1H 6J2

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