Flower Database

Polygonum filiforme

Basic information
Flower Name
Polygonum filiforme
Formal Name
Polygonum filiforme
Alias
水引草
Habitat
India
Morph
Perennial herb
Comment
Polygonum filiforme is a perennial herbs of the polygonum department of polygonum genus native to India. Thin straight to Spike (raceme) on rice-grain florets (actually calyx) to open. In a relatively sober flower does not stand out too much. Stalk has many sections. The leaves are green is small, rarely there are variegated. Leaves are oval in shape and loquat with fruits, downy hair grows on the surface. Master the perianth and fissure deep into four pieces on P. filiforme of red and white because white under one of three red, hanging on the envelope, it was named.
General:Polygonum filiforme, scientific name:Polygonum filiforme, aka: mizuhiki, origin: India, height: 40-80 cm, flower colors: red, white, Flowering period: from August to October, flowers, racemes, inflorescence length: 30 cm, flower diameter:0.4cm.
Detailed information
Order
Caryophyllales
Family
Polygonaceae
Genus
Polygonum
Species
P. filiforme
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Elliptic
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Red, White
Season
Aug Sep Oct
Height
40  ~ 80  [cm]
Diameter
0.4  ~ 0.5