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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Biennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: to 18 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Orange and yellow
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Wildlife Attractant: Butterflies

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Common names
  • Bog Cheetos
  • Candy Weed
  • Bog-Bachelor Button
  • Yellow Bachelor's Buttons
  • Orange Milkwort

Comments:
  • Posted by SongofJoy (Clarksville, TN - Zone 6b) on Dec 16, 2013 7:13 AM concerning plant:
    A bog plant found in the pine barrens of the southeastern United States. This is the only Polygala with round, dense clusters of small orange flowers.
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