Patagonia Wildflowers
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curly dock
Rumex crispus
Rumex crispus
curly dock Smartweed-Buckwheat Family
Rumex crispus Polygonaceae
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English common names
  •curly dock
  •sour dock
Spanish common names
  •lengua de buey
  •lengua de vaca
  •juan primero
accepted scientific name
  •Rumex crispus L.
rules for finding collection records
  •Rumex crispus (342)
family name
  • Polygonaceae
Image Author: ©2004 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (50%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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