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Polygala curtissii (Curtiss' milkwort)
Cressler, Alan

Polygala curtissii

Polygala curtissii A. Gray

Curtiss' Milkwort

Polygalaceae (Milkwort Family)


USDA Symbol: POCU5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual , Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Inflorescence: Spike

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Purple , Violet


USA: AL , DC , DE , GA , KY , MD , MS , NC , OH , PA , SC , TN , VA , WV

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2017-08-16
Research By: TWC Staff

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