Scientific Name: Persicaria campanulata Form: Irregular, Oval - horizontal
Common Name:lesser knotweed Texture:Medium
Family Name:PolygonaceaeHabit: Arching, Open, Upright, Spreading
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Heavily veined, Pubescent, Elliptic, Lanceolate, Ovate, Ciliate
Flowers: Panicle, (Floriferous), White, Pink, Aug- Sep
Fruit: Achene, Brown, Oct- Nov
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Erosion control, Fall interest, Fragrance, Group or mass planting, Wetland - bogs
Key ID Features:Leaves dark green, ovate to lanceolate, heavily veined.