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Common name

English: Equal-leaved knotgrass

German: Gleichblättriger Vogelknöterich

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2611)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2511)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2123)

      Order: Polygonales (28)

        Family: Polygonaceae (30)(family description)

          Genus: Polygonum (8)

            Epithet: arenastrum Boreau (1)

arenastrum => resembling genus Arenaria and/or reference to sand (aren-) and star (astr-)

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: pink, white

External links

Check for Polygonum arenastrum at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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