EPPO Global Database

Viola betonicifolia(VIOBT)

Code created in: 2015-03-29

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: VIOBT
  • Preferred name: Viola betonicifolia
  • Authority: J.E. Smith


Western Asia, India, Indochina, Malesia, New Guinea, Australia. Cultivated in other countries as an ornamental. Some sources include China (including Taiwan and Tibet) and Japan in the native range

Common names
Name Language
arrowhead violet English (AU)
mountain violet English (AU)
showy violet English (AU)
ari-ake-sumire Japanese
アリアケスミレ Japanese
jǐ yè jǐn cài Chinese
戟叶堇菜 Chinese