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Polygala  ludwigiana Eckl. & Zeyh.   
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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Polygala  ludwigiana Eckl. & Zeyh. 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude1000-1200m
Description glabrous, leaves remote, subulate, canaliculate, sharply mucronate, racemes secund, horizontally patent, pedicellate, short, few flowered, bracts persistent, subulate, pubescent
Size15-50cm
Colorbright purple
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typeshrub
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
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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