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White Flowers ( Five Petals with Violet-like Flowers )
Violet Family (Violaceae)

Western Canada Violet/Canada Violet
Viola canadensis

Season: Spring
Habitat:
 Montane on both sides of Continental Divide
Height:
 Up to 30 cm

Description: This large violet has heart-shaped leaves growing rising on erect stems. The main stem rises above, bearing several leaves, some at the end of short, erect branches off the main stem. The flowers are distinctly violet-like. The petals are white with yellow near the base and arranged with four petals, and a fifth spur. The spur has purple lines radiating from the centre outwards.

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