Taxon  Report   11008 
Persicaria hydropiperoides  (Michx.) Small
Water pepper
Persicaria hydropiperoides
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Persicaria hydropiperoides
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Persicaria hydropiperoides
© 2005 George W. Hartwell
Persicaria hydropiperoides, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Persicaria hydropiperoides
© 2010 Vernon Smith
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Persicaria
Communities:
(many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Polygonum hydropiperoides
More information about  Persicaria hydropiperoides
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (POHY2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 09, 2016).

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