Rumex scutatus

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaPolygonaceaeRumexRumex scutatus

Ecology

A perennial herb with a woody base, found as a naturalised garden escape on roadsides, railway banks, old walls and waste ground. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of C. & S. Europe, N. Africa and W. Asia.

Distribution information

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000003779

PLANTATT - Attributes of British and Irish plants. (.zip 1455KB) This dataset was compiled and published in 2004, and last updated in November 2008. Download includes an Excel spreadsheet of the attributes, and a PDF explaining the background and nomenclature. Note that the PDF version is the booklet as published, whereas the Excel spreadsheet incorporates subsequent corrections. A hardcopy can be purchased from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.

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