EPPO Global Database

Persicaria glabra(POLDE)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: POLDE
  • Preferred name: Persicaria glabra
  • Authority: (Willdenow) Gómez

Notes

Western Asia, Indian peninsula, Myanmar, northeast Africa, USA (southern) Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (except northern Brazil and southern cone)


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Persicaria densiflora (Meisner) Moldenke
Persicaria portoricensis (Small) Small
Polygonum densiflorum Blume
Polygonum glabrum Willdenow
Polygonum portoricense Endlicher

Common names
Name Language
puerto Rico smartweed English
smooth smartweed English
turtleweed English
piment vache French
hierba de nicotea Spanish (BO)
hierba de sapo Spanish (CU)