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PlantFiles: Racemed Milkwort, Purple Milkwort, Sand Milkwort
Polygala polygama

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Family: Polygalaceae
Genus: Polygala (pol-ee-GAH-luh) (Info)
Species: polygama (poly-gam-a) (Info)

Synonym:Polygama aboriginum
Synonym:Polygala polygama var. obtusata
Synonym:Polygala polygama var. ramulosa

Category:
Biennials

Height:
under 6 in. (15 cm)
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:
Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Pink
Violet/Lavender

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
This plant may be considered a protected species; check before digging or gathering seeds

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Mashpee, Massachusetts
Great Cacapon, West Virginia



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