Australian violet; Viola hederacea

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AUSTRALIAN VIOLET   Viola hederacea
Butterfly Host or Larval Food Plant
Variegated Fritillary Euptoieta claudia

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Variegated Fritillary  Butterfly (Euptoieta claudia) host plant, Australian Violet

Australian Violet
Creeping Groundcover

Variegated Fritillary  Butterfly (Euptoieta claudia) on Lantana

Variegated Fritillary Eupotoieta claudia and Lantana.

Botanical Name: Viola hederacea

Common Name: Australian Violet

Plant type: Ground Cover

Zone: 9 - 11

Light: Partial shade

Size: 4 - 6 inches

Water: Average

Soil: Average

Propagation: Layering, runners, division

Note: Flowers are edible

Host plant for Variegated Fritillary Euptoieta claudia butterfly.