Polygonum sagittatum, PA Ecotype
Arrowleaf Tearthumb, PA Ecotype
Not for use in residential settings as the prickly stems can cut the skin; provides food for waterfowl.
General Product Information:
Item Number: POLSAG01
Species Type: Native
Herbaceous Flowering Species, Pollinator Favorites, Riparian Sites, Wet Meadows & Wetlands
Classification: Herbaceous Annual/Perennial Vine
Characteristics: A fast growing, single crown flowering species; close-clustered flowers grow at the branch tips.
Habitat: Wet meadows, marshes.
Bloom Period: Late spring
Flower Color: Pink, white
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 6.5 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 6 in
pH: 4.0 – 8.5
Pollinator Value: Medium
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: OBL
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: OBL
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: OBL
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 125,000
Seeding Rate: When used as part of a mix, ensure that the mix consists of not less than 1.0% and not more than 2.0% of the total.
Truax Seedbox: Fine