Viola rotundifolia

Common Names: Roundleaf yellow violet, round-leaved violet
Category: Plants
Sub-category: Violet family

A yellow-flowered violet, with the leaves and flowers arising from the base (stemless). Grows to about 2 to 5 inches tall. The leaves are simple, basal, the edge of the leave blade has teeth. Flower yellow, bilateral symmetry, 0.5 to 0.75 inches across.

Found in rich hardwood forests, stream sides, and wet meadows. Blooms April to May in Connecticut.

Primary Flower Color: Yellow
Secondary Flower Color: Yellow
Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: Not known to be dangerous.