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Polygala amaraBitter MilkwortPolygalaceaeP. amarella Crantz. P. austriaca. P. uliginosa.01
Polygala japonica Polygalaceae 12
Polygala reinii Polygalaceae 01
Polygala senegaSenega Snake RootPolygalaceaePolygala albida. Senega officinalis.03
Polygala sibiricaYuan ZhiPolygalaceae 13
Polygala tenuifoliaYuan ZhiPolygalaceae 13
Polygala theezans Polygalaceae 10
Polygala vulgarisMilkwort, Common milkwortPolygalaceaeP. oxyptera.12
Securidaca longipedunculataViolet TreePolygalaceae 14
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