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Plants of fields, lawns, gardens.  Flowering May to September.  Not native.

Annual or biennialStemmed.  (i.e., flowers are borne on peduncles that arise from leaf axils on aerial stems).  An individual stem may bear more than one flower.  Stolons and cleistogamous flowers are not produced.

Flowers:  Relatively large, showy (> 15 mm long).  Petals are often  variably three-colored.  Lateral petals are beardedSepals are ovate.  The spur is relatively long and narrow.

Leaves:  Leaves are ovate, shallowly toothed, on short petiolesLeaf bases are not cordate.

Seeds:  Seeds are light brown.

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