Taxon  Report   11035 
Polygonum majus  (Meisn.) Piper
Large douglas' knotweed
Polygonum majus
© 2008 Keir Morse
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Polygonum majus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Polygonum majus
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Polygonum majus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Polygonum majus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Polygonum
Wetlands:Usually occurs in non wetlands, but occasionally found in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.5 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
Alternate Names:
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TJM2: Polygonum douglasii ssp. majus
More information about  Polygonum majus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

USDA PLANTS Profile (PODOM2)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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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: Sep 25, 2016).

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