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Rumex acetosa L.

Common name

English: Garden sorrel

German: Wiesen-Sauerampfer

Mandarin: 酸模 (suan mo)

Portuguese: Azeda, Erva-vinagreira


Kingdom: Plantae (2335)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2237)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1893)

      Order: Polygonales (27)

        Family: Polygonaceae (28) (family description)

          Genus: Rumex (9)

           Epithet: acetosa L. (1)

acetosa => slightly acid


Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: green, red

External links

Check for Rumex acetosa at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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