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Dog Violet

Viola canina     Fr: Violette des Chiens

 Violet, Dog photo violet-dog071b.jpg

This violet is similar to the sweet violet, but has no odor, and the center is white with thin dark stripes. It grows often in woods, in small clusters.

Flowers. Apr-June

Tall. Low - Short

Flower. The flower is at the top of the stem, separated from the leaves.

Leaves. Heart-shaped oval, over 2 cm long.

Habitat. Leafed and mixed forests, fields.

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