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Distribution by County   11007    
Persicaria capitata  (Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don) H. Gross
Himalayan smartweed
Persicaria capitata is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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]. 2024. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 04/13/2024).