February 8, 2023
Polygonaceae Persicaria alpina alpine knotweed

Persicaria Alpina or Alpine Knotweed

Persicaria alpina or Alpine Knotweed is native to the Himalayas and belongs to the Polygonaceae family of plants. It grows to about 2 meters tall. Persicaria alpina grows in sun or partial shade and prefers well-drained moist soil, but it can tolerate poorly drained soil as well.

Persicaria Alpina
Persicaria alpina’s creamy white flowers
Polygonaceae  Persicaria alpina alpine knotweed

Persicaria alpina or Alpine Knotweed
Persicaria Alpina
Persicaria alpina at Kew Gardens London

Also read about Persicaria angustifolia var laxmannii and Persicaria amplexicaulis ‘Rosea’.

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