Fringed Polygala (Polygala paucifola)
Image ID: 2015/bf42Tap/mouseover and drag to zoom/pan.
Other common names: Gaywings
Family: Polygalaceae (Milkwort)
Height: 0.25 to 0.6 ft.
Blooms: May to June
Leaf Type: smooth
Bloom Size: 0.75 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Individual flowers, Irregular blossoms
Location: Butler-Freeport Trail
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We started out as wildflowers from the bicycle trails of western Pennsylvania, but we've grown!
Meyer, Joseph E. (1918). The Herbalist and Herb Doctor. Hammond, Ind.: Indiana Herb Gardens. 400 pp.