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Knotweed Persicaria virginiana

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Description

Knotweed is a herbaceous perennial that attracts butterflies and bees. This plant also has tolerance to drought, wet soil, and deer.

 

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  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Persicaria
    Species:
    virginiana
    Family:
    Polygonaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    E. Canada to Mexico
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    drought, wet soil, and deer
    Dimensions:
    Height: 2 ft. 0 in. - 3 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 3 ft. 0 in. - 4 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Herbaceous Perennial
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Available Space To Plant:
    3 feet-6 feet
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Theme:
    Butterfly Garden
    Drought Tolerant Garden
    Attracts:
    Bees
    Butterflies
    Pollinators
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Deer
    Drought
    Wet Soil