Viola pedata var. pedata

ClassificationDicots
FamilyViolaceae
Family (Traditional)Violaceae
GenusViola
Species: Viola pedata
Infrapecies:Viola pedata L. var. pedata
Common NameBirdfoot Violet
Growth Habitforb
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: Yes; Woody Herbaceous: Herbaceous; Duration: Perennial; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: forb; Region of Origin: North America; Reproductive Phenology: March; Reproductive Phenology: April; Reproductive Phenology: May; Reproductive Phenology: June; Leaf Arrangement: basal; Leaf Complexity: simple; Leaf Dissection: 0; Leaf Dissection: 0.5; Leaf Fragrance: No; Leaf Persistance: Deciduous; Leaf Petiole Type: petiolate; Leaf Type: broadleaf; Leaf Venation: palmate; Leaflet Margins: entire; Leaflet Number: 0; Anther Type: Basifixed; Base Flower Color: Blue; Carpel Number/Pistil: 3; Fruit Complexity: Simple; Fruit Dehiscence: Yes; Fruit Type: Capsule; Fruit Wet/Dry: Dry; Hypanthium Present: No; Inflorescence Position: terminal; Inflorescence Types: solitary; Ovary Position: Superior; Overall Flower Symmetry: Zygomorphic; Perianth Present: Yes; Petal Fusion: No; Petal Number: 5; Pistil Complexity: Compound; Pistil Number: 1; Placentation Type: Parietal; Sepal Fusion: No; Sepal Number: 5; Sexuality: monoclinous; Sporangium Arrangement: N/A; Stamen Number: 5; Tepal Number: 0
C value 10
StatusNative; G5TNR (Global Rank)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

SynonymFull Citation
Viola pedata f. pedata Viola pedata f. pedata
Viola pedata f. rosea Viola pedata f. rosea

Specimens and Distribution

No specimens exist for this species.

Plant Photos

Viola pedata var. pedata - Ashley B. Morris
Viola pedata var. pedata - Ashley B. Morris
Viola pedata var. pedata - Ashley B. Morris
Viola pedata var. pedata - Ashley B. Morris
Viola pedata var. pedata - Alaina Krakowiak
Viola pedata var. pedata - Alaina Krakowiak
Viola pedata var. pedata - Dwayne Estes
Viola pedata var. pedata - Dwayne Estes
Viola pedata var. pedata - Dwayne Estes
Viola pedata var. pedata - Dwayne Estes
Viola pedata var. pedata - Dwayne Estes
Viola pedata var. pedata - Dwayne Estes
Viola pedata var. pedata - Dwayne Estes
Viola pedata var. pedata - Dwayne Estes
Viola pedata var. pedata - Joey Shaw
Viola pedata var. pedata - Joey Shaw
Viola pedata var. pedata - Tara Littlefield
Viola pedata var. pedata - Tara Littlefield
Viola pedata var. pedata - Theo Witsell
Viola pedata var. pedata - Theo Witsell
Viola pedata var. pedata - Joey Shaw
Viola pedata var. pedata - Joey Shaw
Viola pedata var. pedata - Joey Shaw
Viola pedata var. pedata - Joey Shaw
Viola pedata var. pedata - Joey Shaw
Viola pedata var. pedata - Joey Shaw