Tag Archives: Fabales

Blue-spike Milkwort

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Comesperma calymega aka Blue-Spike Milkwort
Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Angiosperms (?)
Class: Eudicots (?)
Subclass: Rosids (?)
Order: Fabales
Family: Polygalaceae
Aldinga Scrub – November, 2013 – overcast, mild conditions

Many flowers in this genus are now grown commercially – Some are twining, but this attractive species grows as distinctive spikesĀ – The flowers may rarely be pink or white.