Panarctic Flora


620101 Polygala serpyllifolia Hosé


Eastern Greenland: Rare
Shrub Tundra: Rare
Bordering boreal or alpine areas: Frequent

2n= (1) 32 34 (2x). - Europe (N, W). - At least three reports.
(2) ca. 68 (4x). - Glendinning (1960).

Geography: Amphi-Atlantic (E): GRL.

Notes: The temperate Atlantic and otherwise decidedly non-arctic Polygala serpyllifolia has been collected once in Dronning Maries Dal in southeastern Greenland (Devold and Scholander 1933: 55, Fig. 13) and has been accepted in Greenland floras since then (e.g., Böcher et al. 1978).

Higher Taxa