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Species: Viola sororia
Collection Date: February 15, 1983
Bar Code ID: 000013497
Collectors: S. W. Leonard
Collector's Identifier: 8018
Flowers Present?: True
Fruit Present?: True
Country: United States
State or Province: Florida
County or Parish: Sumter
Fips Code: 12119
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Verbatim Directions to Locality: in rich, moist woods which have abundant limestone outcrops; this collection from The Wonders, 0.8 mi. N of Rt. 48 on east side of Withlacoochee River.
Habitat: in rich, moist woods which have abundant limestone outcrops; mostly on rich loamy soil, occasionally mucky.
Plant Morphology Observations: Flowers are pale bluish-violet and small, though uniform in size and color; Lateral petals with clavate hairs; spurred petal glabrous. Sepals of cleistogamous flowers with irregular purplish spots but capsules are yellowish to tawny (see Small for V. langloisii).
Local Abundance Observations: frequent in rich, moist woods which have abundant limestone outcrops; mostly on rich loamy soil, occasionally mucky.
Notes: S. W. Leonard - This sp. also seen elsewhere in the region: Citrus and Hernando Counties -- always in or near swampy woods with limerock.
Deborah Paul - [Folder: Viola sororia, FL; Specimen: Viola]
Non digital information?: N

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