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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 plants with jointed stems and small white or pink flowers. Some kinds tend to get out of hand and need to be controlled.

Persicaria virginiana

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

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