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 or early spring
Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Late fall or early winter
Inflorescence Height: 2-3 feet
Uses: Culinary Herb
Medicinal Herb
Salad greens
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Pollinators: Wind


Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Please verify which dock these are by starbookworm Aug 10, 2018 4:04 PM 1
Newbie by WildWillowsWay May 17, 2018 6:42 PM 4
Plant Identification by michaell1999 May 11, 2018 2:26 PM 10
permaculture by IsabellaC Mar 24, 2017 10:19 PM 17
Prairie Plant by Anderwood Jan 3, 2016 8:38 PM 3
(Abutilon theophrasti), (Erechtites hieraciifolius) and (Rumex crispus) by csandt Jul 25, 2015 7:42 PM 8
Plant Identification by RKK Nov 14, 2013 12:06 AM 3
Salt tolerant plants by eclayne Feb 8, 2013 9:39 PM 130
Need ID by RaineBradford Apr 16, 2012 8:07 AM 11
ID Please; Rumex ? by dborel Feb 3, 2012 2:17 PM 19

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