Description The pansy or pansy violet is a plant cultivated as a garden flower. Pansies are derived from Viola tricolor also called the Heartsease, 'Johnny Jump Up', stepmothers flower, or ladies delight. The name 'pansy' also appears as part of the common name of a number of wildflowers belonging, like the cultivated pansy, to the genus Viola.
Stu Suchit, Stony Brook Member Since December 2007 Artist Statement Stu was born in Trinidad where he mostly ran around naked. He then moved to New York City where he mostly studied art. He now lives in the wilderness of Long Island where he does art, mostly naked.