Panarctic Flora


570109 Viola renifolia A. Gray


Hudson Bay - Labrador: Rare
Shrub Tundra: Rare
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Frequent

2n= (1) 20 (4x). - Alaska. - Dawe and Murray (1981b).
(2) 24 (4x). - Canada, U.S.A. - At least four reports.

Geography: North American: CAN.

Notes: The arctic and near-arctic material is commonly assigned to a var. brainerdii. The reported differences are slight - plants glabrous or glabrescent vs. persistently hairy - and the variety occurs more or less throughout the range of the species. We do not accept "brainerdii" as a taxon.

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