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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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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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lorika

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May 30, 2016

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curiousbynature

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May 30, 2016 10:04 AM EDT

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Field Sorrel

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May 22, 2016 02:25 PM EDT

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May 29, 2016 02:39 PM PDT

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May 29, 2016 09:11 AM CDT

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March 17, 2016

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March 27, 2016

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May 28, 2016 10:55 AM EDT

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deekyn

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May 27, 2016 12:48 PM PDT

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May 26, 2016 03:54 PM EDT

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eknuth

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May 21, 2016 05:18 PM CDT

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treefinder

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May 26, 2016 11:10 AM 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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