Irish wildflowers





Equal-leaved Knotgrass
Polygonum arenastrum
Glúineach ghainimh
Family: Polygonaceae

Flowering time: July-September. Annual. Native.

Small pinkish-white flowers in leaf axils. Solitary or small clusters.
Leaves more/less equal length, elliptical to lanceolate. Silver ochrea.
Creeping, mat-forming growth, tolerates trampling.

Bare open ground. Waste ground, paths, arable, roadsides.


     
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