waterpepper

Persicaria hydropiper

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Water-pepper or water pepper (Persicaria hydropiper, syn. Polygonum hydropiper) is a plant of the family Polygonaceae. It grows in damp places and shallow water. It is a cosmopolitan plant, found in Australia, New Zealand, temperate Asia, Europe, and North America. It has some use as a spice because of its pungent flavour.

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  1. (c) IRRI Images, alguns direitos reservados (CC BY-NC-SA), http://www.flickr.com/photos/86712369@N00/857591518
  2. (c) Wikipedia, alguns direitos reservados (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Persicaria_hydropiper

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