Filters
Close
banner
Banner

Smartweed

Polygonum hydropiperoides

Smartweed is a perennial plant that forms dense colonies in shallow water or moist soils and can grow to 3 feet tall. Smartweed leaves are oblong, and stems are jointed. Leaves are arranged alternately upon the stem. Flowers are white or pink and are small. Smartweed may be emersed or submersed with only the flowers being displayed.

Also known as: Water Pepper