Viola ocellata
Heart's-ease Heart's"-ease` (h[aum]rts"[=e]z`), n. 1. Ease of heart; peace or tranquillity of mind or feeling. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. (Bot.) A species of violet ({Viola tricolor}), a common and long cultivated European herb from which most common garden pansies are derived; -- called also {pansy}. [WordNet sense 1]

Syn: wild pansy, Johnny-jump-up, heartsease, love-in-idleness, pink of my John, Viola tricolor. [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]

3. (Bot.) A violet of the Pacific coast of North America ({Viola ocellata}) having white petals tinged with yellow and deep violet. [WordNet sense 2]

Syn: two-eyed violet, heartsease, {Viola ocellata}. [WordNet 1.5]

4. (Bot.) A common Old World viola ({Viola arvensis}) with creamy often violet-tinged flowers. [WordNet sense 3]

Syn: field pansy, heartsease, {Viola arvensis}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Viola ocellata — Heart s ease Heart s ease (h[aum]rts [=e]z ), n. 1. Ease of heart; peace or tranquillity of mind or feeling. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) A species of violet ({Viola tricolor}), a common and long cultivated European herb from which most common… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Viola ocellata — ID 88315 Symbol Key VIOC Common Name pinto violet Family Violaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution CA, OR Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Viola ocellata — noun violet of Pacific coast of North America having white petals tinged with yellow and deep violet • Syn: ↑two eyed violet, ↑heartsease • Hypernyms: ↑violet …   Useful english dictionary

  • Viola ocellata Torr. & A. Gray — Symbol VIOC Common Name pinto violet Botanical Family Violaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Viola (flore) — Viola (genre végétal) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Viola (homonymie) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Viola arvensis — Heart s ease Heart s ease (h[aum]rts [=e]z ), n. 1. Ease of heart; peace or tranquillity of mind or feeling. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) A species of violet ({Viola tricolor}), a common and long cultivated European herb from which most common… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Viola arvensis — Heart s ease Heart s ease (h[aum]rts [=e]z ), n. 1. Ease of heart; peace or tranquillity of mind or feeling. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) A species of violet ({Viola tricolor}), a common and long cultivated European herb from which most common… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Viola tricolor — Heart s ease Heart s ease (h[aum]rts [=e]z ), n. 1. Ease of heart; peace or tranquillity of mind or feeling. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) A species of violet ({Viola tricolor}), a common and long cultivated European herb from which most common… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Viola (genre végétal) — Viola Viola …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Viola (género) — Para otros usos de este término, véase Viola (desambiguación).   Violeta …   Wikipedia Español

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