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Polygala nana


When I see a Candyroot plant, I take a closer look at the ground and many times I will find some sundews, as shown in my other recent spotting (https://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/21...). The name comes from the fact that the root reportedly tastes like sweet liquorice.


Edge of a fire-suppressed longleaf pine sandhill savanna near a pond.

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Florida, USA

Lat: 28.89, Long: -82.57

Spotted on Mar 3, 2019
Submitted on Jun 9, 2019

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