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    • Rumex acetosella
  • English
    • Sheep's Sorrel
    • sheep sorrel
  • German
    • Kleine Sauerampfer
  • French
    • Petite oseille
  • Dutch
    • Schapenzuring
  • Spanish
    • lengua de pájaro
  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • RUMACE

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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charlie

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July 6, 2014 04:37 PM EDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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jclevinger

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July 16, 2013 04:02 PM EDT

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michael

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April 12, 2014

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sheep sorrel Rumex acetosella

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srall

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June 26, 2014

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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gyrrlfalcon

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June 25, 2014 11:05 AM PDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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damontighe

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June 14, 2014 02:02 PM PDT

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sheep sorrel Rumex acetosella

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srall

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June 11, 2014

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sheep sorrel Rumex acetosella

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ang

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June 1, 2014 10:54 AM PDT

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sheep sorrel Rumex acetosella

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srall

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June 5, 2014

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sheep sorrel Rumex acetosella

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srall

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June 5, 2014

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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dave-barry

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June 7, 2014

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sheep sorrel Rumex acetosella

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srall

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June 4, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

Rumex acetosella is a species of sorrel, bearing the common names sheep's sorrel, red sorrel, sour weed, and field sorrel. The plant and its subspecies are common perennial weeds. It has green arrowhead-shaped leaves and red-tinted deeply ridged stems, and it sprouts from an aggressive and spreading rhizome. The flowers emerge from a tall, upright stem. Female flowers are maroon in color.

No range data available.