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Climbing False Buckwheat (Polygonum scandens)

Image ID: 2013/mtr169F

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Family: Polygonaceae (Buckwheat)
Height: 5 to 10 ft. (vine)
Blooms: June to September
Leaf Type: smooth
Bloom Size:  0.15 in. (typical)
Flower Description: Elongate clusters, Fused petals, 5 parts
Location: Montour Trail
Date:  8/31/2013
Notes: Heart-shaped leaf, red stem.
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