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Polygala  erubescens Chodat   
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FamilyPOLYGALACEAE
Genus species var.Polygala  erubescens Chodat 
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Eastern Cape Province)LesothoFree State
grassland and thickets
Description finely lanate, leaves alternate, shortly petiolate, the basal ovate, the upper lanceolate, flat, racemes terminal, in fruit elongate, bracts acuminate, flowers minute
Size8-15cm
Colorgreenish, reddish
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typesubshrub
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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