Common Blue Violet (Viola sororia)

Viola sororia close up

Common blue violets are everywhere, even in well-kept lawns, but each one still seems like a treasure. These were growing in the Kane Woods Nature Area in Scott Township, where they were photographed on May 5.

For a full description, see the Viola sororia reference page.

Patch of violets
Side view of a violet flower
The whole plant
Common Blue Violet

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