A sad little frost bitten violet

One lonely, pitiful looking, frost bitten wild violet.

Still it was nice to see a flower after the long cold winter we had.

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Here’s a close up:

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Wild Violet

I was surprised to find a few wild violets (Viola papilionacea) blooming on this cold November day.
Some people can call them a weed if they like, but I think they are beautiful.

front view:

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a side view:

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and a close up:

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