Latin name: Viola purpurea Kellogg ssp. quercetorum
  (M. Baker & J. Clausen) R.J. Little
  Pronunciation: vi-OH-la per-PER-ee-a kwer-seh-
  TORE-um

  Common name: Oak violet, Goosefoot violet
  Family: Violaceae (Violet)
  Habitat: Dry grassy or brushy slopes to 7000', southern
  oak woodland, chaparral, cismontane San Diego Co.
  and north

  Blooming period: March to June
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Viola  2) purpurea

  3) quercetorum
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