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Shrubby Violet

Viola arborescens     Fr: Violette ligneuse

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These pretty little violets grow on a small bush with distinct stems.

Flowers. Mar-June

Tall. Short

Flower. Pale violet, almost white. A short, curved spur is only 3-4 mm long.

Leaves. Oval to lance-shaped, pointed and slightly toothed.

Habitat. Rocky ground, thickets and low scrub; likes calcareous soil.

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