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Japanese Bamboo
Polygonum cuspidatum

Other Names: N/A

Family
Flower
  • 3mm (.125 inch) long, whitish-green flowers
  • male and female flower are on different plants
Leaf
  • 10-15cm (4-6 inch) long, a flat base of the leaf, round, wide leaves coming to a point at the tip
Location
  • in most parts of North America
  • found in fields and along roadsides
Flowering Time
  • August - September
Other
  • Orginally from Asia, it is very adaptable plant
Name Origin
  • N/A
Japanese Bamboo - flowers and leaves

Close-up of Japanese Bamboo flower