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Vascular Plant Herbarium

Vascular Plant Database Genus Results

Category: Dicots
Family Name: Polygalaceae


Polygala - [maps | photos]

             • Polygala verticillata L. var. ambigua (Nutt.) Wood
  • Polygala mariana Mill. (TN Special Concern)
    NWI TN: Facultative Wetland
    Common Name: Maryland milkwort
             • Polygala harperi Small
  • Polygala nana (Michx.) DC (TN Endangered)
    NWI TN: Facultative +
    Common Name: candyroot
  • Polygala nuttallii Torr. & A. Gray (TN Endangered)
    NWI TN: Facultative
    Common Name: Nuttall's milkwort
  • Polygala senega L.
    NWI TN: Facultative Upland
    Common Name: Seneca snakeroot

*Non-native taxon known to be naturalized in Tennessee
All names & statuses follow the Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee (2015).
Click here for a description of rare, threatened, or endangered (RTE) status & National Wetland Indicator (NWI) status.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact Dr. Jessica M. Budke.

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