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Persicaria bistorta

common bistort

Listed in the RHS Plant Finder

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This plant is listed in the RHS Plant Finder book. At present our information about this plant is limited to a list of the nurseries that supply it. In time we will be adding more details including a description, growing information, advice and photographs.

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  • Other common names common bistort
    adderwort

    dragonwort
    Easter giant
    Easter ledges
    Easter magiant
    Easter man-giant
    gentle dock
    great bistort
    osterick
    oysterloit
    passion dock
    patience dock
    patient dock
    red legs
    snakeweed
    twice-writhen

    see more
  • Family Polygonaceae

  • Name Status RHS Accepted name

  • Plant range Europe, N & W Asia

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