Curly Dock (Rumex crispus)

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit:Herb/Forb
Life cycle:Perennial
Water Preferences:Mesic
Plant Height:1-3 feet
Leaves:Evergreen
Flowers:Other: Not showy
Flower Color:Green
Other: Yellowish-green
Flower Time:Late winter and early spring
Spring
Late spring or early summer
Summer
Late summer or early fall
Fall
Late fall or early winter
Winter
Inflorescence Height:2-3 feet
Uses:Culinary Herb
Medicinal Herb
Vegetable
Salad greens
Resistances:Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Seeds:Sow in situ
Pollinators:Wind

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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permaculture by IsabellaCMar 24, 2017 10:19 PM17
Prairie Plant by AnderwoodJan 3, 2016 8:38 PM3
(Abutilon theophrasti), (Erechtites hieraciifolius) and (Rumex crispus) by csandtJul 25, 2015 7:42 PM8
Plant Identification by RKKNov 14, 2013 12:06 AM3
Salt tolerant plants by eclayneFeb 8, 2013 9:39 PM130
Need ID by RaineBradfordApr 16, 2012 8:07 AM11
ID Please; Rumex ? by dborelFeb 3, 2012 2:17 PM19

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