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Common name

English: French Sorrel

German: Schild-Ampfer

Portuguese: Azeda-das-paredes

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2128)

      Order: Polygonales (27)

        Family: Polygonaceae (30)(family description)

          Genus: Rumex (9)

            Epithet: scutatus L. (1)

              Subspecies: induratus (Boiss. & Reut.) Nyman

Synonyms: Acetosa indurata (Boiss. & Reut.) Holub , Rumex induratus Boiss. & Reut.

indurata => hardened, incrassate

induratus => hardened, incrassate

scutatus => armed with a shield

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: green, red

External links

Check for Rumex scutatus at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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