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Polygala  desiderata Speg.   
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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Polygala  desiderata Speg. 
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina South, (ChubutSanta Cruz)Argentina Northwest, (Mendoza)
cold steppes
Altitude0-500m
Description apex of branchlets lanate, leaves linear to narrowly lanceolate, 10-18mm long, inflorescence compact, capitate raceme, flowers 4-10, to 6mm long; biennial
Size5-10cm
Colorbluish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationopen site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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