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PlantFiles: Water Smartweed, Dotted Smartweed
Polygonum punctatum

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Family: Polygonaceae
Genus: Polygonum (pol-LIG-go-num) (Info)
Species: punctatum (punk-TAH-tum) (Info)

Category:
Perennials
Ponds and Aquatics

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Pale Green
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:
Evergreen
Herbaceous

Other details:
May be a noxious weed or invasive
This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds
Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings
Very high moisture needs; suitable for bogs and water gardens

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Bartow, Florida
Jacksonville, Florida
Lutz, Florida
Oldsmar, Florida
Benton, Kentucky
Beaumont, Texas



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