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

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Recent observations

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What

Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Observer

whippoorwill

Date

September 24, 2016 04:36 PM EDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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jolene

Date

September 24, 2016

Place

sandy hook (Google, OSM)

Description

Robin Baranowski, Jason

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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jolene

Date

September 23, 2016

Place

sandy hook (Google, OSM)

Description

Robin Baranowski

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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robinowski

Date

September 23, 2016 02:13 PM EDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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kate45

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September 22, 2016 03:16 PM EDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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kate45

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September 18, 2016 03:24 PM EDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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almitra

Date

September 17, 2016 11:21 AM PDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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thornpreserve

Date

June 10, 2016 12:19 PM EDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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almitra

Date

September 14, 2016 03:44 PM PDT

Description

Yup, tastes lemony.

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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tkoffel

Date

August 19, 2015 04:47 AM EDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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tristan-nz

Date

September 8, 2016 09:56 AM NZST

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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lenaz

Date

September 2, 2016 11:18 AM PDT
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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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