Taxon  Report   11010 
Persicaria lapathifolia  (L.) Gray
Common knotweed
Persicaria lapathifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Persicaria lapathifolia
© 2008 Louis-M. Landry
Persicaria lapathifolia
© 2005 Luigi Rignanese
Communities:
(many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Persicaria
Distribution by County 

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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Polygonum lapathifolium
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Polygonum lapathifolium
 Information about  Persicaria lapathifolia  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (POLA4)

Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.

Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

website references on Google
 

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Sep 04, 2015).

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