Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium

Violaceae: Violet

Leaves simple, alternate and with stipules. Flowers slightly irregular with 5 petals, the lowest often wider, heavily veined, and extending backward into a spur. The side petals often are bearded. The pistil has a thickened head and short beak. Flowers from axils are nodding, solitary. The fruit is an exploding capsule.
Flower Formula:  Sepals 5; Petals 5z Glossary

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Hybanthus
1 Photo of Hybanthus Flowers greenish with no projecting lobe at bottom. Images   Information
Viola
violet
38 Photo of Viola Flowers not green and with projecting lobe at bottom. Images   Information


         
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