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Taxon: Persicaria nepalensis (Meisn.) H. Gross

 
Genus: Persicaria
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Persicarieae
Nomen number: 452883
Place of publication: Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 49:277. 1913
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-May-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-May-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Nepal knotweed  (Source: pers. comm.) - English
  • Nepal persicaria  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • renouée du Népal  (Source: pers. comm.) - French
  • Nepal-Knöterich  (Source: pers. comm.) - German
  • poligono de Nepal  (Source: pers. comm.) - Italian

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (as ground-cover fide Eur Gard F)
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Kurile Islands, Primorye, Sakhalin]
    • CHINA: China [Anhui Sheng, Fujian Sheng, Gansu Sheng, Guangxi Zhuangzu Zizhiqu, Guizhou Sheng, Hebei Sheng, Heilongjiang Sheng, Hubei Sheng, Hunan Sheng, Jiangsu Sheng, Jiangxi Sheng, Jilin Sheng, Nei Mongol Zizhiqu, Ningxia Huizi Zizhiqu, Qinghai Sheng, Shanxi Sheng, Sichuan Sheng, Xizang Zizhiqu, Yunnan Sheng, Zhejiang Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Henan Sheng, Liaoning Sheng, Shaanxi Sheng, Shandong Sheng, Hainan Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaidô, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku] Korea, Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea
    • INDO-CHINA: Thailand
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Africa
    • Africa

    Europe
    • Europe

    Northern America
    • North America


References:

  1. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Galasso, G. 2011. Review of Polygonaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2 (pers. comm.)
  4. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  5. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  6. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  7. Jonsell, B., ed. Flora nordica. (F Nordica)
  8. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  9. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?452883. Accessed 17 June 2019.