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Polygala virgata #2 | by J.G. in S.F.
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Polygala virgata #2

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Polygalaceae - E. Africa south through South Africa; Western Cape Province, South Africa provenance of plant above


Purple Broom; Persboom, Bloukappie (Afrikaans)


Shown: Detail of flowers in varying stages of development; oldest, fading flower is at left of frame


Details of morphology, natural occurrence and garden culture:


My additional image of Polygala virgata:


My image of South African Polygala fruticosa 'Petite Butterfly':


Photographed in U.C. Botanical Garden at Berkeley - Berkeley, California


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Taken on June 6, 2012