1. Family: Polygonaceae Juss.
    1. Bistorta (L.) Scop.

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Asia-Tropical, Europe, Morocco, Northern America and Asia-Temperate.



    Found In:

    Alaska, Albania, Aleutian Is., Altay, Assam, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, California, Central European Rus, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Colorado, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East European Russia, East Himalaya, Finland, France, Føroyar, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Inner Mongolia, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Japan, Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Krym, Laos, Manchuria, Mexico Northeast, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Netherlands, New Mexico, North European Russi, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nunavut, Pakistan, Poland, Portugal, Qinghai, Romania, South European Russi, Spain, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tuva, Ukraine, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia, Yukon

    Bistorta (L.) Scop. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Meth. Pl.: 24 (1754)

    Accepted by

    • (2015) Taxon 64: 1188-1208

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1996) World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne [Cited as Persicaria.]


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