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

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Recent observations

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What

Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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claredcole

Date

August 26, 2015 03:15 PM EDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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bluebird101

Date

August 19, 2015 11:12 AM PDT

Description

I am assuming sheep sorrel,

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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faerthen

Date

August 18, 2015 01:43 AM PDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Date

June 20, 2013

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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zlbc

Date

August 9, 2015

Description

Sheep's Sorrel is abundant in Westland.

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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jollygoodyellow

Date

August 7, 2015 01:07 PM ADT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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gavinloch

Date

August 2, 2015 12:07 PM PDT

Description

Found by flower garden

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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neilvinson

Date

August 1, 2015 09:48 AM ADT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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austen

Date

July 30, 2015 01:19 PM PDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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adkleague

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the past

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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rscapers

Date

July 25, 2015 09:00 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Date

July 24, 2015 05:30 PM EDT
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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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