Taxon  Report   7223 
Rumex paucifolius  S. Watson
Alpine sheep sorrel,  Few leaved dock
Rumex paucifolius
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Rumex paucifolius
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Rumex paucifolius
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Rumex paucifolius, 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 paucifolius
© 2008 Aaron Schusteff
Genus: Rumex
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Rumex paucifolius
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 27, 2016).

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