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Vascular Plant Herbarium

Vascular Plant Database Genus Results

Category: Dicots
Family Name: Polygonaceae


Fallopia - [maps | photos]

  • Fallopia cilinodis (Michx.) Holub (TN Threatened)
    Common Name: fringed black bindweed
             • Polygonum cilinode Michx.
  • Fallopia convolvulus * (L.) A. Löve
    NWI TN: Facultative Upland
    Common Name: black bindweed
             • Polygonum convolvulus L.
  • Fallopia japonica * (Houtt.) Desr.
    NWI TN: Obligate Upland
    Common Name: Japanese knotweed
             • Polygonum cuspidatum Siebold & Zucc.
             • Polygonum sachalinense F.Schmidt
  • Fallopia scandens (L.) Holub
    NWI TN: Facultative -
    Common Name: climbing false buckwheat
             • Polygonum cristatum Engelm. & Gray
             • Polygonum scandens L.

*Non-native taxon known to be naturalized in Tennessee
All names & statuses follow the Guide to the Vascular Plants of Tennessee (2015).
Click here for a description of rare, threatened, or endangered (RTE) status & National Wetland Indicator (NWI) status.
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