One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A North American violet having toothed, heart-shaped leaves and white blooms with yellow centres and occasional purple streaks.
Late 18th century; earliest use found in Reinhold Forster (1729–1798). After scientific Latin Viola canadensis (Linnaeus Species plantarum II. 936).
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