Viola cornuta L.


Tufted herb to 15 cm or more tall. Leaves ovate with round-toothed margins and large stipules that are strongly toothed in the bottom half. Flowers violet, slightly fragrant, mostly about 2-4 cm wide. Spur narrow, about as long as the sepals; summer.

Several colour cultivars are used for bedding out.

Spanish Pyrenees

No runners; stipules toothed; flowers 2.5 cm or so wide, spur pointed.

Source: McLeod, J. (1997). Violaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 2. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 1. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Rosanae
order      Malpighiales
family       Violaceae
genus        Viola L.