heath violet


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Related to heath violet: Viola canina, viola species
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Noun1.heath violet - Old World leafy-stemmed blue-flowered violetheath violet - Old World leafy-stemmed blue-flowered violet
violet - any of numerous low-growing violas with small flowers
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Like Pooh Bear's friend Eeyore, they don't mind eating young thorny gorse shoots, and tough heather, and this helps create a heath rich in uncommon wild flowers like Pale Heath Violet and fragrant orchids.
Western gorse, cross leaved heath, bell heather, pale heath violet, sweet vernal grass add specks of yellow and green to the purple heather backdrop.