Persicaria virginiana

Common Name : Virginia knotweedFamily : PolygonaceaeType : Herbaceous PerennialHabit : BushySpread : 10-50 cmFlower colour : Deep PinkFlowering from : Augustto SeptemberFoliage : DeciduousFoliage colour : Light greenHardiness: 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.

See on garden plan - Coordinates: F4, O18