Calflora
Taxon  Report   10678    
Rumex britannica  L.
Pale dock
Rumex britannica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.
also called Rumex orbiculatus
Siskiyou Del Norte Modoc Humboldt Shasta Lassen Trinity Plumas Tehama Butte Mendocino Glenn Sierra Yuba Lake Nevada Colusa Placer Sutter El Dorado Yolo Alpine Napa Sonoma Sacramento Mono Amador Solano Calaveras Tuolumne San Joaquin Marin Contra Costa Alameda Santa Cruz Mariposa Madera San Francisco San Mateo Merced Fresno Stanislaus Santa Clara Inyo San Benito Tulare Kings Monterey San Bernardino San Luis Obispo Kern Santa Barbara Ventura Los Angeles Riverside Orange San Diego Imperial

Bloom Period
Family: POLYGONACEAE  
Genus: Rumex

Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands

Communities: wetland-riparian

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
JEF: Rumex orbiculatus var. orbiculatus
JEF: Rumex orbiculatus
More information about  Rumex britannica
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (RUAL4)

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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Consortium of California Herbaria


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: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 03, 2020).