Definition of Polygala paucifolia
1. Noun. Common trailing perennial milkwort of eastern North America having leaves like wintergreen and usually rosy-purple flowers with winged sepals.
Generic synonyms: Milkwort
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Literary usage of Polygala paucifolia
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1. How to Know the Wild Flowers: A Guide to the Names, Haunts, and Habits of by Frances Theodora Parsons, Marion Satterlee (1900)
"... it varies greatly in the color of its flowers. The azalea is the national flower of Flanders. FRINGED POLYGALA. Polygala paucifolia. Milkwort Family. ..."