Dog Violet
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 27th April 2020 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File



 

Dog Violet

Taken at Baron's Haugh on 12th April 2021 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 6th April 2020 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File

Taken at Baron's Haugh on 30th March 2020 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File

Dog Violet.
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AKA:
Viola riviniana.
Violaceae.
Perennial.
pig violet, blue mice, shoes and stockings.

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Grassy places, heaths, deciduous woods.
April-June.
8 -20 cms.
"Dog" is a derogatory term applied to certain flowers comparing them unfavourably with a superior variety of the flower. This pretty little flower is thought to be inferior to the scented Sweet Violet (Viola odorata).