Wild Florida Photo - Polygala cruciata

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Polygala cruciata

DRUMHEADS

CROSS-LEAVED MILKWORT

Florida native

 

A plant of bogs & wet flatwoods in much of Florida and throughout most of the eastern United States northwest to Minnesota and Iowa and southwest to Texas and Oklahoma. Polygala cruciata is rare in some states.

 
Polygala cruciata is a member of the Polygalaceae - Milkwort family.

Other species of the Polygala genus in the Wild Florida Photo database:
  View  Polygala lewtonii - LEWTON'S MILKWORT
  View  Polygala incarnata - PROCESSION FLOWER
  View  Polygala nana - CANDYROOT
  View  Polygala lutea - ORANGE MILKWORT
  View  Polygala rugelii - YELLOW MILKWORT
  View  Polygala boykinii - BOYKIN'S MILKWORT
  View  Polygala grandiflora - SHOWY MILKWORT