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swamp milkwort
Polygala appendiculata
Polygala appendiculata
swamp milkwort Milkwort Family
Polygala appendiculata Polygalaceae
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common name
  swamp milkwort
accepted scientific name
  Polygala appendiculata Vell.
rules for finding collection records
  Polygala leptocaulis (103)
  Polygala appendiculata (64)
family name
  Polygalaceae
Image Author: John R. Gwaltney, Southeastern Flora
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Three petals, Irregularly shaped flowers, Spike cluster of flowers
Petal colors: color color
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru end of September

Plant Showiness (36%)
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