wild buckwheat
Fallopia convolvulus L.

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EDDMapS Distribution

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Caryophyllidae
Order: Polygonales
Family: Polygonaceae
Genus: Fallopia
Subject: Fallopia convolvulus L.

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
black bindweed, black-bindweed, climbing buckwheat, climbing knotweed, cornbind, dullseed cornbind, pink smartweed, wild buckwheat

Related Scientific Names:
Polygonum convolvulus L. (Synonym)
Polygonum convolvulus var. convolvulus L. (Synonym)


Plants - Vines


Common Name Reference: Weed Science Society of America Common Names List

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