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Abundant slender shell pink pokers over handsome and luxuriant dock-like foliage, flowering May-July. Grows in any moist soil in sun or part shade. One of the freshest and loveliest of plants and most useful in the herbaceous border or as ground cover.H&S 30 in x unltd.
Persicaria bistora ‘Superba’ (Polygonum). This is a genus of about 70 species of annuals and perennials and also some sub-shrubs. They may be evergreen, semi-evergreen or deciduous. They have spikes or panicles of small, usually long-lasting funnel, bell or cup-shaped flowers, which are followed by brown-red 3-angled or ovoid fruits. The genus Polygonum is often used to classify the species in this genus.