Taxon  Report   7223 
Rumex paucifolius  S. Watson
Alpine sheep sorrel,  Few leaved dock
Rumex paucifolius
© 2016 John Doyen
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Rumex paucifolius
© 2012 Steve Matson
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
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Rumex
Communities:
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.]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
More information about  Rumex paucifolius
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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USDA PLANTS Profile (RUPA6)

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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 07, 2016).

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