Patagonia Wildflowers
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pinkhead smartweed
Persicaria capitata
Persicaria capitata
pinkhead smartweed Smartweed-Buckwheat Family
Persicaria capitata Polygonaceae
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English common name
  •pinkhead smartweed
accepted scientific name
  •Persicaria capitata (Buch.-Ham. ex D. Don) H. Gross
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  Persicaria capitata (806)
family name
  • Polygonaceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Four petals, Five petals, Round clusters of flowers
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (64%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
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Native Plant Status
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native Not Native native Not Present