EPPO Global Database

Persicaria hydropiperoides(POLHP)

Code created in: 2002-03-11

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: POLHP
  • Preferred name: Persicaria hydropiperoides
  • Authority: (Michaux) Small


North and South America. Naturalized in the Azores

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Polygonum hydropiperoides Michaux

Common names
Name Language
mild smartweed English (US)
mild water pepper English
swamp smartweed English
renouée faux-poivre-d'eau French
barbasco Spanish
caa-tay Spanish (AR)
gualola Spanish
picantillo Spanish
pica-pica Spanish (BO)
acataia Portuguese (BR)
горец перечновидный Russian