Flora of Mount Holyokeby Karen Searcy
Taxonomy
Fringed Polygala
Polygala paucifolia Moist woods
Polygalaceae
Flowering PeriodMay
(c) TB
HabitatMoist woods
Height3 - 6 inches
DescriptionPerennial with a few bilaterally symmetrical rose-purple flowers about ? ? long toward the tip of the stem. The flowers have a conspicuous fringed tip.
LeavesThe plant has small, oval evergreen leaves that are clustered toward the top of the stem.
DistributionPerennial with a few bilaterally symmetrical rose-purple flowers about ? ? long toward the tip of the stem. The flowers have a conspicuous fringed tip.