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Common name

English: Himalayan Fleece Flower

German: Schneckenknöterich

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2615)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2518)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2127)

      Order: Polygonales (27)

        Family: Polygonaceae (30)(family description)

          Genus: Persicaria (6)

            Epithet: affinis ( D.Don ) Ronse Decr. (2)

affinis => similar, related, of near alliance

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: violet, white

External links

Check for Persicaria affinis at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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