EPPO Global Database

Koenigia polystachya(POLPS)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: POLPS
  • Preferred name: Koenigia polystachya
  • Authority: (Wallich ex Meisner) T.M. Schuster & Reveal

Notes

Himalayas. Cultivated as an ornamental, but may become invasive

WSSA list of weeds in North America


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Aconogonon polystachyum (Wallich ex Meisner) M. Král
Persicaria polystachya (Wallich ex Meisner) H. Gross
Persicaria wallichii Greuter & Burdet
Polygonum polystachyum Wallich ex Meisner

Common names
Name Language
Himalayan knotweed English (GB)
Indian knotweed English (AU)
Himalaja-Knöterich German
vielähriger Knöterich German
renouée à épis nombreux French
renouée à nombreux épis French
poligono a spighe numerose Italian
poligono con spighe numerose Italian
Afghaanse duizendknoop Dutch
syrenslide Swedish
горец многоколосый Russian
syren-pileurt Danish
syrinslirekne Norwegian
seljatatar Finnish
qiú xù liǎo Chinese
球序蓼 Chinese
rdesno mnohoklasé Czech