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botanical name:
Persicaria tenuicaulis
Persicaria tenuicaulis © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  White Fleece Flower
synonyms:  Polygonum tenuicaule
family:  Polygonaceae
characteristics: perennial, semi-evergreen, ground-cover, scented/aromatic
height: 0.05m
width: 0.60m
growth rate: slow
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
stem/bark: pink
main season: Spring
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -23°C
USDA zone: 6 to 9
description:
Mat-forming, deciduous or semi-evergreen perennial with ovate-elliptic dull greyish green leaves. Short spikes of very small fragrant white flowers on deep pink stems in late spring. Neat habit and slow growing with creeping rhizomes.

cultivation:
Moist soil in sun or part shade.

propagation:
By division

other notes:
pronounced: per-sih-KAR-ee-uh ten-yoo-ih-KAW-liss

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