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Viola praemorsa (nuttallii)

Common Name: canary violet

This early-blooming species has deep yellow flowers and soft, fuzzy leaves. In a wildlife garden, the long-bloom period makes it a great bedding plant. It grows in moist to dry open woodlands and prairie where it attracts a variety of early pollinators. It does best on upland restoration sites where competition from invasive plants and grassy thatch are kept to a minimum. 8-10 inches tall.

Flower Color: Yellow
Zones: 5-9
Growth Habit: Perennial
Height: 0-2
Spread: 0-2
Light Needs: Sun-Shade
Flowering Season: Spring
Leaf Color: Green
Plant Features: Drought Tolerant, Native to Pacific Northwest

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