New York Natural Heritage Program
Coast Violet
Viola brittoniana Pollard

New York State Distribution [-]
This violet was historically common from Westchester County south through New York City to Eastern Long Island. Its habitat has been greatly reduced and it is currently known only from Central Long Island. It is probably extirpated from Nassau County to the west.

Global Distribution [-]
This violet occurs on the Atlantic Coastal Plain from Eastern Massachusetts south to Northern South Carolina.
Best Places to See
• Connetquot River State Park Preserve (Suffolk County)