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Common Milkwort (Polygala vulgaris)

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    Credit: Franz Bley & H. Berdrow | "Botanisches Bilderbuch für Jung und Alt" | License: PD Old
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    Credit: Martin Cilenšek | Scan from Naše škodljive rastl... (1892) | License: PD Old
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    Credit: Kristian Peters -- Fabelfroh 07:34, 1 September 2006 (UTC) | photographed by myself | License: CC-BY-SA-3.0-migrated GFDL
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    Credit: Johann Georg Sturm (Painter: Jacob Sturm) | Deutschlands Flora in Abbildungen. | License: PD Old
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    Credit: "Eugen Warming" | "Om Skudbygning, Overvintring og Foryngelse" | License: PD US
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Polygala Vulgaris, or more commonly know as Common Milkwort, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Polygala. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Polygala Vulgaris or Common Milkwort's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Michigan and Oregon.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Polygala
  • Family: Polygalaceae
  • Order: Polygalales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I)




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