SHOWY MILKWORT (Polygala violacea)

WHAT FLORIDA NATIVE PLANT IS BLOOMING TODAY?: SHOWY MILKWORT (Polygala violacea)

Easily overlook because of its small size. Found in sandy soil along the storm culvert.

Learn: http://regionalconservation.org/beta/nfyn/plantdetail.asp?tx=Polyviol

Native American Ethnobotany for this genus: http://herb.umd.umich.edu/herb/search.pl?searchstring=Polygala

###

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: