Botanical name: Knorringia sibirica subsp. thomsonii Family: Polygonaceae (Knotweed family)
Synonyms: Knorringia pamirica, Polygonum sibiricum var. thomsonii, Polygonum pamiricum
Pamir Knotweed is a perennial herb with stems short, 2-5 cm tall. Leaves are linear, narrow, 3-10 cm long, 1.5-2.5 mm wide. Inflorescences are small, greenish white. Pamir Knotweed is found in wet places near saline lakes, saline areas by rivers in Afghanistan, Kashmir, Kyrgyzstan, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, at altitudes of 3200-5100 m. Flowering: June-September.
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