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Rumex orbiculatus var. orbiculatus

Rumex orbiculatus A. Gray var. orbiculatus

Greater Water Dock

Polygonaceae (Buckwheat Family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Purple


USA: CA , CT , IA , IL , IN , MA , ME , MI , MN , ND , NE , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , SD , VT , WI
Canada: NB , NS , PE

Additional resources

USDA: Find Rumex orbiculatus var. orbiculatus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Rumex orbiculatus var. orbiculatus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Rumex orbiculatus var. orbiculatus


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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