Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Polygala sanguinea Linnaeus. Blood Milkwort, Field Milkwort. Phen: May-Aug. Hab: Bogs, fens, seeps, prairies, woodlands, openings, woodland borders. Dist: NS and MN, south to nw. SC, n. GA, and e. TX.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = Ar, C, F, G, GrPl, GW2, Il, K1, K3, K4, Mi, Mo3, NcTx, NE, NY, Pa, RAB, Tn, Tx, Va, W, WV; ? Polygala viridescens – S

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