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Polygala subspinosa (Spiny milkwort)
Bransford, W.D. and Dolphia

Polygala subspinosa

Polygala subspinosa S. Watson

Spiny Milkwort

Polygalaceae (Milkwort Family)


USDA Symbol: POSU2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Pink , Yellow


USA: AZ , CA , CO , NM , NV , UT

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2009-07-27
Research By: TWC Staff

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