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Heath Dog Violet

Observed: 26th May 2013 By: Graeme
The Anton River Conservation Association
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Heath Dog Violet (Viola canina) 26.5.13.Longdown,New Forest
Heath Dog Violet (Viola canina) 26.5.13.Longdown,New Forest.2
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Species with which Pale Dog-violet (Viola lactea) interacts

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Graeme's picture

Someone with me who is a bit

Someone with me who is a bit of an 'amateur expert' on plants said it had a white spur behind it, if this helps with id.They were all over the heath land inbetween the heather. I know nothing about this so it could be either species

Graeme Davis

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Viola canina

If you search iSpot for this you will see the difference, though half the hits that come up seem to be wrong! (If Tim Rich agrees, you are OK).

cicuta58