Although no specific mention has been seen for this species, at least one member of this genus is said to be poisonous in large quantities.
The leaves are used as a tea substitute
There are no material uses listed for Polygala theezans.
There are no medicinal uses listed for Polygala theezans.
Seed - sow spring or autumn in a cold frame
. When they are large enough to handle, prick the seedlings out into individual pots and grow them on in the greenhouse for their first winter. Plant them out into their permanent positions in late spring or early summer, after the last expected frosts.
Cuttings of young shoots in a frame in late spring
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We have very little information on this species and do not know if it will be hardy in Britain. The following notes are based on the general needs of the genus.
Prefers a moderately fertile moisture-retentive well-drained soil, succeeding in full sun if the soil remains moist throughout the growing season, otherwise it is best in semi-shade
. Dislikes shade according to another report.
Problems, pests & diseases
Associations & Interactions
There are no interactions listed for Polygala theezans. Do you know of an interaction that should be listed here? edit this page to add it.
Polycultures & Guilds
There are no polycultures listed which include Polygala theezans.
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