#NPOD: Common Blue Violet #NativeplantsPosted on March 1st, 2013 2 comments
Native Plant of the Day 03/01/2013
Photo from March 21, 2009. Location: The Pocket, Walker County, GA.
Common Blue Violet - for more photos / info go to the Viola sororia detail page.
Also NPOD 03/01/2011, 03/01/2012
Coincidentally, I found our first blooming Common Blue Violet on 3/1. I knew where to look for this particular specimen. It grows in a microclimate created by a south-facing rock face — actually growing out of a crack in the rock — and always blooms a week or so ahead of it’s ground-dwelling kin.
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