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Polygonum erectum
erect knotweed Smartweed-Buckwheat Family
Polygonum erectum Polygonaceae
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common names
  erect knotweed
  devil's shoestring
  wireweed
accepted scientific name
  Polygonum erectum L.
rules for finding collection records
  Polygonum erectum (895)
  exclude Polygonum erectum achoreum
family name
  Polygonaceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed last week of May thru end of October

How Likely at this Location (29%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Gila Wilderness (2)
Wikimedia Commons (2)
base map where plant found

Disturbed
Riparian
grid lines base