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Sheeps Sorrel


A common plant of bare or sparsley grassed acid soils and having a distinctive reddsh apperarance


 

 

Common Name Sheeps Sorrel
Scientific Name Rumex acetosella
Species Group Dock Family Polygonaceae
Status
Interest Level
1
Visabile
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Dock family - Polygonaceae
Status Locally common
Flower Colour Group Brown
Visible
  • 05 - May
  • 06 - June
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
Preferred Environment
Look for Small slender flower spikes with reddish brown flowers.
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Dock Family Polygonaceae