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Persicaria virginiana ‘Painter’s Palette’
Persicaria virginiana ‘Painter’s Palette’

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Zones 2-9, 14-17, 31-41
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Moderate

Persicaria virginiana

Knotweed
Polygonaceae
Perennials

PERSICARIA

Sturdy easy-to-grow plants with handsome leaves and showy white or pink flowers. Some kinds tend to get out of hand and need to be controlled.

Persicaria virginiana

Native to eastern North America and east Asia. Grows to 2–4 ft. tall, spreading indefinitely by creeping rhizomes. Oval green leaves are 3–10 in. long; flowers are insignificant. The species is rarely found in gardens.

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