Scientific Name: Rumex sanguineus Form: Mounded
Common Name:bloody dock, red veined dock Texture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:PolygonaceaeHabit: Upright, Spreading
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.2 - 0.4m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Heavily veined, Elliptic, Lanceolate, Crenate, Undulate (wavy)
Flowers: Panicle, Red, Jun- Jul
Fruit: Achene, Brown, Aug
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained, Humus rich
Landscape Uses: Container planting, Herb, Perennial border, Small garden/space, Summer interest, Urban agriculture, Waterside planting, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Leaves elliptic with wavy-crenate margins and red veins.