Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05705 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PolygonaceaePolygonaceaePolygonaceae  
Species Polygonum cespitosum Blume
Common name   Oriental lady's thumb
Collector(s)
D.M. Barnes   852  
Coll. Date 25 July 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Kentucky
Jefferson County
Locality S of Ohio River, S side of River Road and Indian Hills.
    
Habitat Notes lawn weed. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Polygonum caespitosum Blume

     Polygonum cespitosum Blume

Common Name(s): bristled knotweed, bunchy knotweed, oriental ladysthumb, oriental ladysthumb.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=20852, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Polygonales
                                Family: Polygonaceae
                                    Genus: Polygonum
                                        Species: Polygonum caespitosum
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05705s1.jpg

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Links

Taxon Links for species Polygonum cespitosum  Blume

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Polygonum+cespitosum

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