Family: Violet [Violaceae]


Viola



[VIOLA] Violets

 

PANSY/VIOLET HYBRID CHART (shrunk)
Hybrid Chart: PANSY/VIOLET (larger)

The viola family also produce cleistogamous flowers where the flower fertilises itself whilst the flowers are unopened. They stay unopened. These types of flower are usually smaller than the opening chasmogamous type - where they are pollinated only when the flowers are opened.

Viola SPECIES LACKING HYBRIDS
(Viola canina subsp. canina) Heath Dog-violet
(Viola canina subsp. montana) Heath Dog-violet
(Viola cornuta) Horned Pansy
(Viola hirta subsp. calcarea) Hairy Violet
(Viola kitaibeliana) Dwarf Pansy
(Viola labradorica) Labrador Violet
(Viola palustris) Marsh Violet
(Viola palustris subsp. juressi) Marsh Violet
(Viola tricolor subsp. curtisii) Seaside Pansy
(Viola tricolor subsp. tricolor) Wild Pansy
(Viola x wittrockiana) Garden Pansy

Field Pansy (Viola arvensis) Photo: © RWD

Mountain Pansy (Viola lutea) Photo: © RWD

Wild Pansy (Viola tricolor) Photo: © RWD

Wood Dog-violet (Viola reichenbachiana) Photo: © RWD

Common Dog-Violet (Viola riviniana) Photo: © RWD

Sweet Violet (Viola odorata) Photo: © RWD

Family: Violet [Violaceae]

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