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Connecticut Plants
Seneca Snakeroot
Polygala senega L.

Seneca snakeroot is endangered in Connecticut.

  • Family: milkwort (Polygalaceae)
  • Habitat: rocky woods
  • Height: 6 to 18 inches
  • Flower size: 1/8 inch long, in spikes several inches long
  • Flower color: white or greenish-white
  • Flowering time: June to July
  • Origin: native
Polygala senega L.
Polygala senega L.
Polygala senega L.