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Polygala mariana

Polygala mariana Mill.

Maryland Milkwort

Polygalaceae (Milkwort Family)

USDA Symbol: POMA8

Polygala mariana (Maryland milkwort) #37106

Image Information

Photographer: Fannon, Carolyn
City: Warren
County: Tyler
State: TX
Location Notes: Watson Rare Native Plant Preserve.
Accession date: 2014-01-31
Filename: CF_IMG0723.JPG
Slide Index: 051911-017.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Portrait
Shot: Close-up (macro) side view of inflorescence and peduncle; pink open and unopen flowers; one yellow stamen sheath visible; immature stamens. Flowers have five sepals and three petals; lateral petal lobes are longer than the middle lobe; inner two sepals are large and petal-like, extending to the sides as wings as seen in the photo.
Date Taken: 2011-05-19
NPIN Image Id: 37106

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
Date: 2013-12-05

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