Violaceae of the Southeastern United States


Landon E. McKinney

Additional Authors:

Norman H. Russell


December – 2002


Violaceae, Hybanthus, Viola

Keys and descriptions are presented for the two genera and 33 taxa of the Violaceae of the southeastern United States. Hybanthus is represented by one species. Viola is represented by 25 species, two additional subspecies, and five varieties. In addition to taxonomic descriptions and habitat information, the range of each species within the southeast as well as adjacent states and beyond is provided. A cross referencing of nomenclature with pertinent floras is included.