Lady's Thumb Bistort

Polygonum persicaria

Polygonaceae Family (Buckwheat)

 

Distinguishing Characteristics

  • Pink-flowered knotweed. Calyx not textured like an orange-rind. Compare with Polygonum punctatum.

Habitat(s)

  • Marshes and streams.

Additional Information

 

 

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