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Polygala  alba Nutt.   
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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Polygala  alba Nutt. 
SynonymsPolygala alba var. suspecta S.Watson
Territory
american prairie
Description leaves alternate, crowded in lower half, linear to linear-oblanceolate, entire, subrevolute, flowers in slender raceme, 3-8cm long
Size10-40cm
Colorgreenish white, white
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyScoggan, H.J. (1978-1979) The Flora of Canada
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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