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  • English
    • Sheep's Sorrel
    • sheep sorrel
  • Scientific Names
    • Rumex acetosella
  • French
    • Petite oseille
  • Dutch
    • Schapenzuring
  • German
    • Kleiner Sauerampfer
  • Spanish
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  • Vermont Flora Codes
    • RUMACE

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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January 20, 2017 04:19 PM CST

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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peggyo

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May 23, 2015 12:36 PM EDT

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murray_dawson

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October 18, 2016 04:57 PM NZDT

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Rumex acetosella (sheep's sorrel). TOP 10 Holiday Park, Franz Josef, Westland. Photo: © Murray Dawson

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January 11, 2017 12:58 PM EST

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January 6, 2017 01:58 PM CST

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ggriffiths

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December 28, 2016 11:31 PM GST

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susanhewitt

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January 4, 2017 03:25 PM EST

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mazer

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June 14, 2013 06:06 PM PDT

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with Dog Fennel - reported separately

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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June 16, 2008 12:15 AM ADT

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joepb

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December 17, 2016 04:34 PM NZDT

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September 13, 2016 05:04 PM ADT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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truthseqr

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December 17, 2016 01:00 PM PST

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Very tiny red flower growing low to the ground along the path in a grassy area.

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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.

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