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Polygonum scandens (Climbing false buckwheat)
Bruso, George H.

Polygonum scandens

Polygonum scandens L.

Climbing false buckwheat

Polygonaceae (Buckwheat Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: posc3

USDA Native Status: L48 (NI), CAN (N)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Vine
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: Aug , Sep , Oct

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , CO , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , SD , TN , TX , VA , VT , WI , WV , WY
Canada: NB , NS , PE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Polygonum scandens in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Polygonum scandens in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Polygonum scandens

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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