Viola pedatifida G. Don
Common Name: PRAIRIE VIOLET
Coefficient of Conservatism: 10
Coefficient of Wetness: 3
Wetness Index: FACU
Physiognomy: Nt P-Forb
Status: T

A prairie species barely ranging into Michigan, where it is found on prairie remnants, including those along railroads; on a limestone bluff with Andropogon in Delta Co. Some plants from Washtenaw Co. mapped as V. palmata are close morphologically to V. pedatifida and are presumably of hybrid origin.

Locations

Cass County
Delta County
Kalamazoo County
Oakland County
St. Joseph County

Citation:

MICHIGAN FLORA ONLINE. A. A. Reznicek, E. G. Voss, & B. S. Walters. February 2011. University of Michigan. Web. December 12, 2017. http://michiganflora.net/species.aspx?id=2791.