*Persicaria nepalensis (Meisner) H. Gross. Section: Cephalopilon. Phen: Jul-Oct. Hab: River banks, shores, other moist disturbed areas. Dist: Native of e. Asia.
Origin/Endemic status: E. and se. Asia
Other Comments: Sometimes grown as a groundcover, some of the horticultural selections with purple and/or whitish blazes on the leaves.
Synonymy: = FNA5, K3, K4, NE, NY, Pa; = Cephalophilon nepalense (Meisn.) Tzvelev; = Polygonum nepalense Meisn. – C, F, G