Taxon  Report   11034 
Polygonum aviculare  L.  ssp. depressum  (Meisn.) Arcangeli
Prostrate knotweed
Polygonum aviculare ssp. depressum, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Polygonum aviculare ssp. depressum
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Polygonum aviculare ssp. depressum
© 2009 Barry Breckling
Communities:
weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Polygonum
Parent Record Polygonum aviculare.
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
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TJM2: Polygonum arenastrum
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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: Aug 01, 2015).

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