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Connecticut Plants
Green Violet
Hybanthus concolor (T.F. Frost) Raf.

Green violet is believed to no longer grow in Connecticut.

  • Family: violet (Violaceae)
  • Habitat: rich woods
  • Height: 1-3 feet
  • Flower size: 1/4 inch across
  • Flower color: green
  • Flowering time: April to June
  • Origin: native
Hybanthus concolor (T.F. Forst.) Spreng.
Hybanthus concolor (T.F. Forst.) Spreng.
Hybanthus concolor (T.F. Forst.) Spreng.

This plant of green violet is in full bloom. If you look carefully, you may be able to pick out the flowers an small round objects near the stems. Photographed in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.