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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Polygala  gracilipes Harv. 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude300-800m
Description leaves alternate, elliptic or oblong, the uppermost linear, obtuse, shortly petiolate, strigose, glabrescent, racemes 3-4-flowered, flowers long pedicellate, bracts minute
Size7-15cm
Colorwhitish
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationmesic, slightly humous, sunny site
alpine house, moist, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, barely covered, germ. 1-3 months, 16-21°C
division in spring; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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