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Viola oahuensis (Oahu violet)

Wikipedia Abstract

Viola oahuensis is a rare species of flowering plant in the violet family known by the common name Oahu violet. The species is endemic to Hawaii, where it is known only from the Koolau Range on the island of Oahu. It grows along the upper ridges of the Koolau Mountains where the most rain falls. It is cultivated as an ornamental plant on the island.
View Wikipedia Record: Viola oahuensis

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Viola oahuensis


Allergen Potential [1]  Low
Lifespan [2]  Perennial
Structure [2]  Shrub



External References

USDA Plant Profile



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1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000)
2USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
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