Polygonum equisetiforme Sibth. & Sm.

Common name

English: Horsetail knotweed

German: Schachtelhalmartiger Kn├Âterich

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Polygonales (27)

        Family: Polygonaceae (28) (family description)

          Genus: Polygonum (7)

           Epithet: equisetiforme Sibth. & Sm. (1)

equisetiforme => form as a horse tail

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: helophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Polygonum equisetiforme at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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