Taxon  Report   11058 
Rumex californicus  Rech. f.
California dock
Rumex californicus
© 2015 Zoya Akulova
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Rumex californicus
© 2002 James B. Gratiot
Rumex californicus
© 2005 Steve Matson
Rumex californicus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Rumex californicus
© 2009 Keir Morse
Genus: Rumex
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Alpine Fell-fields, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian
Wetlands: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS accepted name: Rumex salicifolius var. denticulatus
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TJM2: Rumex salicifolius var. denticulatus
More information about  Rumex californicus
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on CalPhotos / Google Images

Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria


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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 18, 2018).

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