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Perennials: ID another wild violet please?

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Melfa, VA
(Zone 8a)

May 7, 2009
6:25 PM

Post #6517874

I found this violet growing in the woods a few years ago (zone 7) and it has bloomed every year true to color. I do not know if it has a cultivar name.
Has anyone seen this before?

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Panama, NY
(Zone 5a)

May 8, 2009
1:46 PM

Post #6521286

I have these, too. I believe it's probably a common blue violet (V. papilionacea) with a non-fatal virus causing the striping. I could be wrong.
Melfa, VA
(Zone 8a)

May 8, 2009
2:00 PM

Post #6521351

I had thought abou that but it has never transferred to my other violets.

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