Viola renifolia var. brainerdii (Greene) Fern.
FamilyViolaceae — APG family: Violaceae
SynonymsViola brainerdii Greene.
DescriptionAcaulescent; rootstock comparatively thick, ascending, lacking stolons; leaves cordate-orbicular to reniform, crenate-serrulate, glabrous on both sides or somewhat pubescent on veins beneath; petals beardless, white with purple stripes; both cleistogamous and normal flowers occur.
EcologyMoist woods, swamps. V. renifolia described from New York State and New Hampshire, var. Brainerdii from Vermont, Ottawa, and Prince Edward Island.
Hultén's Flora About

This is a digital representation of Eric Hultén’s ‘Flora of Alaska and Neighboring Territories: A Manual of the Vascular Plants’, which was published by Stanford University Press in 1968. The book was digitized by C. Webb (at UAMN) as part of the Flora of Alaska project, with funding by the US NSF (Grant 1759964 to Ickert-Bond & Webb), and with permission of Stanford University Press. Data and images © 1968 Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Jr. Univ. Usage licence: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA 4.0. NB: You may find OCR errors; please refer to the hard-copy if in doubt.