Taxon  Report   11012 
Persicaria orientalis  (L.) Assenov
Kiss me over the garden gate
Persicaria orientalis
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Persicaria orientalis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California.

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Plant Characteristics
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Persicaria orientalis
© 2010 Jean Pawek
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Persicaria
Communities:
escaped cultivar, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
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ICPN: Polygonum orientale
More information about  Persicaria orientalis
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (POOR2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


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: Aug 26, 2016).

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