African Plant Database


Viola tricolor L.
Family : VIOLACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 935 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Viola
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (weed)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Mnemion tricolor (L.) Spach (1836)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual (occ. perennial) -Herb - Ht 0.15 - 0.25 m. Alt: up to 1463 m. Distribution: KN, LP

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Battandier, J.A & L.C. Trabut (1888). Flore de l'Algérie [Dicot] 1(1): 104  
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 2: 508 (1932).  
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 692 (1963).
  • Fl. Eur. 2: 280 (1968).
  • Fl. Tunisie [Pottier-Alapetite] 1: 541 (1979).
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
Map
carte afrique num 123617
 
Record n°123617 modified 2007-01-12
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