Tag Archives: Viola pedata

05.28.2020 Viola pedata

A favorite among violets, Bird-foot Violet is recognized by the leaves which give the plant its name. The flower itself is easily recognized as well. The color varies from a bluer shade to this, more purple, and something that says … Continue reading

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05.23.2019 Violets

More from the yard… A Woolly Blue Violet-Viola sororia, this is a white variant which I am very happy to have as a lawn ornament. The real Woolly Blue And the Bird Foot-Viola pedata More to come.

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05.12.2015 Blue for Tuesday

I have several nice patches of a couple of violet species in my yard but not these Bird’s-foot Violet (Viola pedata) which I noticed walking back to my car while at the Quabbin this past Sunday morning.  They were so … Continue reading

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