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Water Dock


A large leaved plant growing in fresh water margins and marshes.


 

 

Common Name Water Dock
Scientific Name Rumex hydrolapathum
Species Group Dock Family Polygonaceae
Status
Interest Level
2
Visabile
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Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Dock family - Polygonaceae
Status Locally frequent
Flower Colour Group Green
Visible
  • 07 - July
  • 08 - August
  • 09 - September
Preferred Environment
Look for Familiar dock plant with large leaves growing in water or very damp ground
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Dock Family Polygonaceae