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    • Rumex acetosella
  • English
    • Sheep's Sorrel
    • sheep sorrel
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Recent observations

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What

Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Observer

pbstark

Date

October 16, 2014 03:11 PM PDT

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What

Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Date

September 19, 2014

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Square

What

Sheep's Sorrel (Rumex acetosella) Rumex acetosella

Observer

majo00

Date

January 10, 2014

Description

Near the Restaurant at Coronet Peak saw this type of grass.
What is it?

Photos / Sounds

What

Sheep's Sorrel (Rumex acetosella) Rumex acetosella

Observer

majo00

Date

December 6, 2013

Description

While on a walk through the Reserve saw this.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Observer

savvy

Date

January 21, 2014

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Square

What

Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Observer

bbi2

Date

November 22, 2013 05:17 PM NZDT

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What

Sheep's Sorrel (Rumex acetosella) Rumex acetosella

Observer

tylerbrummer

Date

November 24, 2013 01:17 PM NZDT

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What

Sheep's Sorrel (Rumex acetosella) Rumex acetosella

Observer

tylerbrummer

Date

November 21, 2013 02:28 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Observer

bbi2

Date

November 8, 2013 07:05 PM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sheep's Sorrel (Rumex acetosella) Rumex acetosella

Observer

majo00

Date

November 5, 2013

Description

On a hike towards Shotover Delta saw this grass. What is it?

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What

Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Observer

m_jon

Date

October 12, 2013 11:31 AM NZDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Observer

bbi2

Date

October 20, 2013 01:18 PM NZDT

Description

Leaves were so small this one.

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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.