Taxon  Report   10668 
Polygonum aviculare  L.  ssp. buxiforme  (Small) Costea & Tardif
Prostrate knotweed
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Polygonum aviculare ssp. buxiforme, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Genus: Polygonum
Parent Record Polygonum aviculare
Wetlands: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
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More information about  Polygonum aviculare ssp. buxiforme
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Sep 18, 2018).

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