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Reynoutria Japonica

Botanical Name:

Reynoutria japonica

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Full Sun
6+ hours of direct sun per day
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Edible, Herbaceous Perennial, Weed

Lifespan

Perennial

Flower

Small creamy-white flowers with 5 tepals in 3-6 inch long erect panicles from the leaf axils in later summer to fall. Male and female flowers are on separate plants with the male flowers being more erect and the female flowers drooping.

Fruit

Small winged triangular achene with small shiny dark brown to black triangular shaped seeds.

Taxonomy

Order

Caryophyllales

Family

Polygonaceae

Genus

Reynoutria

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