pioneer violet (Viola glabella)

2 bright yellow violet type flowers with green somewhat heart-shaped leaves

pioneer violet


Common name: pioneer violet
Botanical name: Viola glabella

Light: part shade
Height: 6 – 12 inches
Water: moderate to heavy
Soil type: organic to loam

Perennial wildflower with bright yellow flowers found along streams in shady areas; spreads quickly via seed and rhizomes; great groundcover on moist, shady site