Taxon  Report   7219    
Rumex maritimus  L.  
(no longer an active name)
Golden dock
Rumex maritimus, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Genus: Rumex
Habitat: coastal, salt-marsh, freshwater-marsh

Communities: Coastal Salt Marsh, Freshwater Wetlands, Yellow Pine Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities), wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

JEF other name:
Rumex fueginus

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Rumex fueginus
PLANTS: Rumex maritimus ssp. fueginus
PLANTS: Rumex maritimus var. athrix
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NOTE: Rumex maritimus is no longer an active name.
More information about  Rumex maritimus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jun 02, 2020).