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Rumex giganteus
Rumex giganteus
pawale Smartweed-Buckwheat Family
Rumex giganteus Polygonaceae
common names
accepted scientific name
  Rumex giganteus W.T. Aiton
rules for finding collection records
  Rumex giganteus (103)
family name
  • Polygonaceae
Image Author: ©2011 Forest And Kim Starr
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Category: Wildflowers, Shrubs, Woody Vines
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color color color
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to Moloka`i, Maui, Hawai`i.

How Likely at this Location (22%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (27%)
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (20)
Cal Photos (9)
G.D.Carr (4)
SEINet (1)
where plant found
mag select
grid lines base


Accepted Scientific Name

Rumex giganteus   W.T. Aiton   (TSN: 20984, Index: 992)

Scientific Names used to access collection records

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Common Names

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Family Names