Persicaria bistorta L.

Common name

English: Common Bistort

German: Schlangen-Kn├Âterich

Portuguese: Serpentina-vermelha

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Polygonales (27)

        Family: Polygonaceae (28) (family description)

          Genus: Persicaria (5)

           Epithet: bistorta L. (1)

bistorta => double-twisted, turned

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Persicaria bistorta at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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