Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Polygala
Family: Polygalaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
myrtifolia
NOTES

A perennial shrub with flat, elliptic-obovate leaves with slightly revolute margins.


AUTHORITY
L.
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Shrub
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: The large purple flowers are borne in short terminal racemes. The side petals are lobed with the lower lobe much longer than the upper
Colour: Purple
Common Name
September bush
Septemberbos
Langelier
Habitat
NOTES: Grows in the bush
HABITAT NAME: Bush
Uses
Magical uses
Unspecified use
Medicinal uses
The whole plant is known to be used medicinally
Toxicity
Known to contain toxic principles
Months
July
August
September
October
Synonyms for Species
Polygala pinifolia



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