Small purple flower…?

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Date Photo Taken: 04/10/2013
Location: Lawrenceville, GA
Posted By: WonderW

Notes:

This just started blooming in a lot of shady areas of my yard. Flowers are 1/2″ wide, plant is 4′ tall. Any help is appreciated!

COMMENTS

  1. spatialdrift Flower Fanatic says:

    Viola sororia, known as the Common Blue Violet
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Viola_sororia

    Some people try to get them out of their lawns, but I think they are pretty.

    April 11th, 2013 at 11:40 am
  2. Kirk Unregistered says:

    Roses are red, violets are blue
    everyone in Atlanta, has these too!

    April 11th, 2013 at 2:36 pm
  3. Jim Unregistered says:

    Wild violet. Pretty but very invasive!

    April 11th, 2013 at 5:01 pm

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