Polygala serpyllifolia

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Heath Milkwort
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Polygalaceae
Genus: Polygala
Species: P. serpyllifolia
Binomial name
Polygala serpyllifolia

Polygala serpyllifolia, heath milkwort, is a native perennial of heaths and grassy places. Height to 25 cm. The lower leaves are in opposite pairs. Flowers May to August.


  • Wild Flowers of Britain by Roger Phillips.