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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Polygala  latouchei Franch. 
SynonymsPolygala nimborum Dunn
Territory ChinaChina Southeast, (FujianGuangdongGuangxiJiangxiZhejiang)
grassland and thickets
Altitude700-1300m
Description leaves crowded in upper part of branchlets, petiolate, ovate-lanceolate to obovate, adaxially white setose, acute, mucronate, flowers in terminal and axillary dense racemes
Size10-20cm
Colorrose, purplish red
Bloomspring
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 of China www.eFloras.org
Tropicos www.tropicos.org
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