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Rumex Crispus

Botanical Name:

Rumex crispus

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How to Grow
Sunlight
Partial Shade - Full Sun
~
3-6 hours of sun per day, with protection from intense mid-day sun
Characteristics

Bloom Time

Jun, Jul, Aug

Plant Type

Perennial, Weed

Lifespan

Perennial

Flower

The inflorescent is a panicle of racemes with whorls of flowers ½–1½' long. Individual flowers are 1/8 inch long, have no petals and are yellowish-green three-winged sepals that turn brown at maturity. They are wind-pollinated.

Fruit

Each flower becomes a dry capsule with one seed. Seeds are dark brown and 3-angled, tapering at their tips.

Taxonomy

Order

Polygonales

Family

Polygonaceae

Genus

Rumex

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