Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Orange Milkwort from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Fabales
Orange Milkwort, Red-hot-poker, Candyroot
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JK Marlow jkm090516_007
May Berkeley County SC
Seewee Visitor & Environmental Education Center
Small orange-yellow flowers in a dense head, per Newcomb's Wildflower Guide.
Richard and Teresa Ware rtw_polygala_lutea_3_s
Stems 6-15" tall with fleshy leaves typically widest near their tips, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.
Tim Spira tpsplutea
Compact 0.5"-1.5" racemes terminate stems and branches, per Atlantic Coastal Plain Wildflowers.