Photographer: Botancial Illustration
Rumex patientia L.
Rumex: the ancient Latin name for the docks or sorrels
|Status: ||Introduced - locally established|
|Plant: ||perennial, to 7' tall, stout, smooth forb; stems unbranched to the inflorescence; taprooted|
|Flower: ||6-parted; inflorescence branched cluster up to 20" with small leaves near the base of the stout branches|
|Leaf:||pale green, slightly curly at edges, oblong to 6" wide, side veins at 45-60 deg. angle from the midrib|
|Habitat: ||disturbed sites|