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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Polygala  ericifolia DC. 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape ProvinceWestern Cape Province)
grassland and thickets
Altitude5-1400m
Description subglabrous, leaves crowded, erect, rigid, linear-subulate or lanceolate, sharply mucronate, flat, ciliate, raceme terminal, short, corymbose, few flowered
Size15-50cm
Colorrose
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, semi-shady site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, semi-shade
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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