Persicaria virginiana

Common Name : Virginia knotweedType : Herbaceous PerennialHabit : BushyHeight : 0.1-0.5 metresSpread : 10-50 cmFlower colour : Deep PinkFlowering from : Augustto SeptemberFoliage : DeciduousFoliage colour : Light greenHardiness : H6
Hardy in all of UK and northern Europe -20° to -15°
Sunlight : Part ShadeMoisture : Moist but well-drainedSeason of interest : Summer - Autumn

Syn. Polygonum virginianum ‘Filiformis’, Persicaria virginiana filiforme, Tovara virginiana ‘Filiformis’.

A handsome foliage plant coated in velvet green leaves, rich and soft textured each with a birthmark of a distinct chocolate cheveron. Flowers are slender and insignificant.


A gift from the Talascorn gardeners, sept. 2015. 2 specimens.

2016.- Planted in N. border in July to observe its development.

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