Seneca Snakeroot Polygala senega LinnaeusThreatened (MD)  -  S2 (State rare)    
Kingdom Plantae   >   Division Tracheophyta   >   Class Magnoliopsida   >   Order Polygalales   >   Family Polygalaceae   >   Genus Polygala   

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There are two varieties of Seneca Snakeroot in Maryland: latifolia and senega. The variety latifolia is ranked S2 and is considered state rare.

There are 37 records in the project database.

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Seneca Snakeroot (latifolia) blooming in Washington Co., Maryland (4/21/2013). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Seneca Snakeroot blooming in Allegany Co., Maryland (5/8/2017). Photo by Kimberly Booth. (MBP list)

Seneca Snakeroot blooming in Allegany Co., Maryland (6/4/2019). Photo by Kimberly Booth. (MBP list)

Seneca Snakeroot in Allegany Co., Maryland (5/6/2018). Photo by Jim Brighton. (MBP list)

Seneca Snakeroot in Allegany Co., Maryland (5/9/2018). Photo by Robert Ferraro. (MBP list)

Seneca Snakeroot (latifolia) in Allegany Co., Maryland (5/19/2016). Photo by Ed Boyd. (MBP list)


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