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Polygala japonica

Dwarf Milkwort at Stromlo, ACT

Polygala japonica at Stromlo, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
Polygala japonica at Stromlo, ACT - 18 Oct 2017
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Identification history

Polygala japonica 24 Oct 2017 BettyDonWood
Polygala japonica 24 Oct 2017 LukeMcElhinney

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Significant sighting

26 Oct 2017

Thanks Luke, Dwarf milkwort has only been recorded at eight other locations in the ACT since 1985. The ACT population estimate is less than 500 so great to get a relatively sizeable population

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Rare or uncommon Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 16 - 100 Abundance
  • 18 Oct 2017 10:16 AM Recorded on
  • LukeMcElhinney Recorded by

Additional information

  • True In flower
  • Less than 10cm Plant height

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