Field Pansy

Viola rafinesquii

Photo of Field Pansy
Photo by Dr. John Meade, weed scientist emeritus
Rutgers NJAES Cooperative Extension

Field Pansy is also called Johnny jump-up or wild pansy. It can become a problem in alfalfa fields and probably elsewhere. It seems to act as a winter annual. The flower is quite attractive.

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  1. Rutgers
  2. Executive Dean of Agriculture and Natural Resources
  3. School of Environmental and Biological Sciences