Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Rumex
Family: Polygonaceae (Dicotyledon)
Taxon : Flowering plant
Group : Plant

SPECIES
acetosella
Sub Species
angiocarpus
NOTES

A rhizomatous perennial herb up to 30 cm tall. Leaves often tufted, oblanceolate-hastate with conspicuous papery stipules.


AUTHORITY
L.
Sub Author
(Murb.) Murb.
Conservation
Exotic
Habit
Herbaceous
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: Flowers in axillary clusters or branched spikes
Colour: Green
Notes: Flowers are a yellow-greeen
Colour: Yellow
Common Name
Sheep sorrel
Boksuring
Dock
Field sorrel
Rooisuuring
Steenboksuring
Habitat
NOTES: Very common along the roadside in the Woodlands area
HABITAT NAME: Veld
Uses
Unspecified medicinal uses
Contains some toxic principles
Months
September
October
November
Synonyms for Species
Acetosella vulgaris



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