Viola palustris L.

Species in the Global Pollen Project's Master Reference Collection

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Marsh Violet

Marsh violets are very small plants that flower in early spring. They are the primary nectar plant for the small pearl-bordered fritillary (a rare butterfly). As the name indicates, marsh violets grow on damp to swampy places. In addition, the plant likes half-shaded places that are calcium-poor, acidic, moderately nutrient-poor sand and peat ground. Examples are marshes and damp woodland paths. M... © Copyright Ecomare (licence)

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