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Photograph from Lewis and Clark Herbarium/Academy of Natural Sciences
White Milkwort

Polygala alba



First Noted by Expedition
August 10, 1806, in McKenzie County, North Dakota.
 

Description
Numerous slender, erect stems, each topped by tiny, white, bilaterally symmetrical flowers in a narrowly cone-shaped raceme. Height: 8-14 in (20-35 cm).
 

Habitat
Sandy flats and rocky hills.
 

Range
Eastern Montana south to eastern Colorado, New Mexico, and central Arizona, east to Texas, and north through much of the Great Plains to Minnesota; also in Mexico.
 

Note
Species information from enature.com
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