Viola odorata L.

Common name

English: Sweet Violet

German: Duftveilchen, Märzveilchen

Mandarin: 香堇菜 (xiang jin cai)

Portuguese: Violetas-de-cheiro

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Violales (58)

        Family: Violaceae (7) (family description)

          Genus: Viola (6)

           Epithet: odorata L. (4)

odorata => sweet-smelling

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: purple, violet

External links

Check for Viola odorata at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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