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Rumex acetosa

Common Name(s): Sorrel; sour dock; garden sorrel
Family: Polygonaceae
Growth Habit: Perennial
Invasiveness: Weed
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Harvested from wild. Has medicinal properties and should never be used by anyone suffering from stones.
Rhizoctonia, Cercospora, Rust
Poison - mammals, Weed - possible seed contam., Food - vegetable, Medicinal - folklore
Temperate marine
Geographical Origin:
Northern Africa, Asia Temp, Indian Subcontinent, Australia, Europe, Naturalized elsewhere
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