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Woolly Blue Violet - Viola sororia

Woolly Blue Violet - Viola sororia

A blue, violet flower with five hairless petals. Grows mostly in woody areas or old fields and lawns.

Common Names

How to Identify

This is a low growing plant. The color, form and number of petals and the hairy white inner part of the flower help to identify.

Where & When to Spot

I spot this flower in spring along pathways through forests or on meadows along forests.

Woolly Blue Violet (Viola sororia)

Woolly Blue Violet (Viola sororia)

Low growing flower of the second wave of flowers in spring. Usually appears mid, late spring.

park-des-prairies - May 02, 2021

NIKON Z 6; 24-70mm f/2.8; Focal Length 70mm; Exposure 1/2500; Aperture f2.8; Iso 400;
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Woolly Blue Violet (Viola sororia)

Woolly Blue Violet (Viola sororia)

park-des-prairies - May 25, 2019

NIKON D500; 90.0 mm f/2.8; Focal Length 90mm; Exposure 1/100; Aperture f4.5; Iso 100;
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