How to grow Persicaria affinis

Persicaria affinis growing herbaceous subshrub of the genus Polygonum also known as Polygonum affine or Himalayan bistort, Persicaria affinis perennial evergreen plant, used as ornamental plant and attract pollinators, can grow in temperate, subtropical or mediterranean climate and growing in hardiness zone 3-10a.

Leaves color green in elliptic shape grow in perfoliate growths.

Persicaria affinis flower

Flower color white, red, pink the flowers small in bowl shape and grow in clusters.

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Requirements for Persicaria affinis growing and care:

Moist soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Vegetative reproduction

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Planting season:
Spring / Summer / Autumn

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:

How to prune:
Just for design

Size of the plant?
60-90cm, 2-3 feet

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season?
Summer / Autumn

General information about the flower:
White, red, pink the flowers small in bowl shape and grow in clusters

Scientific name:

Polygonum affine

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