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Polygala crenata (Scalloped milkwort)
Cressler, Alan

Polygala crenata

Polygala crenata C.W. James

Scalloped Milkwort

Polygalaceae (Milkwort Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: POCR11

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

 

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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb , Subshrub
Size Notes: To about 1 foot in height.
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Purple
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr

Distribution

USA: AL , FL , GA , LA , MS , TX

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FACW
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Polygala crenata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Polygala crenata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Polygala crenata

Metadata

Record Modified: 2015-10-02
Research By: JAM

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