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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

Observer

thompsonae

Date

June 30, 2015 11:02 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Observer

faerthen

Date

June 30, 2015 05:13 PM PDT

Description

Near the spring box outflow.

Tangy, sour leaves.

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Square

What

Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Observer

smarr

Date

June 27, 2015 10:25 AM PDT

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Square

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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mcm00

Date

June 27, 2015 10:45 AM PDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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darkmoon

Date

June 27, 2015 10:43 AM PDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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darkmoon

Date

June 27, 2015 10:16 AM PDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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gunarson

Date

June 27, 2015 10:28 AM PDT

Description

Under bay trees on edge of grazed grassland

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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chamaeleo

Date

June 25, 2015 11:35 AM CEST

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Square

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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mickley

Date

June 25, 2015 04:04 PM EDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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borealisbot

Date

June 24, 2015 12:17 PM EDT

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Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

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reallifeecology

Date

June 2, 2015

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Square

What

Sheep's Sorrel Rumex acetosella

Observer

benconnorbarrie

Date

June 18, 2015 01:46 PM EDT

Description

Tiny

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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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