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Climbing False Buckwheat (Fallopia scandens (L.) Holub)

Also classified as Polygonum scandens L..

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Native or Not Present
Native or Expanded
Expanded or Not Present

This tentative map is based on our own research. It may have limited data on Canada and/or Mexico, and there is some subjectivity in our assignment of plants as introduced vs. expanded. Read more in this blog post.


Polygonum scandens var. dumetorum (L.) Gleason, formerly grouped in with this species, was separated into Fallopia dumetorum (L.) Holub.

Polygonum scandens (climbing false buckwheat) | USDA PLANTS Database (About This Site)

Fallopia scandens | Biota of North America Project (BONAP) (About This Site)