EPPO Global Database

Persicaria japonica(POLJA)

Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: POLJA
  • Preferred name: Persicaria japonica
  • Authority: (Meissner) Gross


This plant is quite distinct from \"Japanese knotweed\" Fallopia japonica and should not be confused with it.

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Polygonum japonicum Meissner

Common names
Name Language
シロバナサクラタデ Japanese
shirobana-sakura-tade Japanese
горец японский Russian
cán jiǎn liǎo Chinese
蚕茧蓼 Chinese