Dock, Yellow (Rumex crispus) seeds, organic
Family: Buckwheat (Polygonaceae)
Hardy to Zones 3 to 9
Herbaceous perennial native to Europe and North Asia. Members of this family (Buckwheat=Polygonaceae) are processed of an opalescent stipule that sheathes the base of leaf stem. One of the pictures in the gallery demonstrates this phenomena. The presencce of the ochrea is a good field identification for Polygonacea. Back to yellow dock. Traditional usage (TWM): laxative, iron supplement. Deeply taprooted plant prefers moist ground, partial shade to sun. Here’s a plant that will grow readily in clay! Strew seed on disturbed soil in the fall, spring or summer. Partial germ within a few weeks and ongoing germ for at least 3 years. Flowers rusty-red to 3 feet.
Packet contains 100 seeds
5 g contains ~1,700 seeds
10 g contains ~3,400 seeds
Certified Organically Grown