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Bristly Lady's Thumb

Persicaria longiseta (De Bruyn) Kitagawa

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Persicaria longiseta (Bristly Lady's Thumb) is a species of annual herb in the family Polygonaceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to South America. They have achenes. Flowers are visited by Megisba malaya sikkima. Individuals can grow to 1 m.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030107
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel or gyneocium and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, a dry mesocarp, and a dry endocarp that are connected to a seed coat by a funicle
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Bristly Lady's-Thumb. View this species on GBIF