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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Polygala  major Jacq. 
SynonymsPolygala acarnanica (Chodat) Kožuharov & A.Petrova
 Polygala moldavica Kotov
Territory Middle EuropeSoutheastern EuropeEastern EuropeWestern Asia
steppes
Description basal leaves oblanceolate to narrowly obovate, stem leaves lanceolate to linear, raceme terminal with 30-60 flowers, corolla 9-13mm long
Size40-50cm
Colorpurplish red
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft, fl. stem ascending
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
BibliographyTutin T.G.(ed.) Flora Europaea (1964-1980)
Med-Checklist ww2.bgbm.org/mcl
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