Wild Florida Photo - Polygala incarnata

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Polygala incarnata

PROCESSION FLOWER

FEW-FLOWERED MILKWORT

Florida native

 

This small plant is frequent in pine flatwoods, sandhills, cypress swamp margins and dry woods throughout most of Florida. The range extends through much of the central and eastern United States except the northeastern part of New ENgland.

 
Polygala incarnata 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 cruciata - DRUMHEADS
  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