Rumex crispus ssp. crispus

ClassificationDicots
FamilyPolygonaceae
Family (Traditional)Polygonaceae
GenusRumex
Species: Rumex crispus
Infrapecies:Rumex crispus L. ssp. crispus
Common NameCurly Dock
Growth Habitforb
Plant Notes**
CharacteristicsArmaments: No; Milky Sap: No; Photosynthetic: Yes; Stipules: Yes; Woody Herbaceous: Herbaceous; Duration: Perennial; General Ecology: Terrestrial; Growth Habit: forb; Region of Origin: Europe; Reproductive Phenology: March; Reproductive Phenology: April; Reproductive Phenology: May; Reproductive Phenology: June; Leaf Arrangement: alternate; Leaf Complexity: simple; Leaf Fragrance: No; Leaf Persistance: Deciduous; Leaflet Margins: entire; Leaflet Number: 0; Anther Type: Basifixed; Base Flower Color: Green; Carpel Number/Pistil: 3; Fruit Dehiscence: No; Fruit Type: Achene; Fruit Wet/Dry: Dry; Hypanthium Present: No; Ovary Position: Superior; Overall Flower Symmetry: Actinomorphic; Ovules per Carpel: 1; Perianth Present: Yes; Pistil Number: 1; Placentation Type: Basal; Sexuality: monoclinous; Sporangium Arrangement: N/A; Stamen Number: 6
C value N/A
StatusNot Native; TN[SNA] KY[SNA] (State Rank); GNRTNR (Global Rank)

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species Distribution Map

This species has been reported in the counties highlighted in the interactive distribution map below. Click on a county to display the its name. Click the question mark icon () to view additional information about the ecoregions shown. In the map legend, there are links to toggle the visibility of the ecoregions and/or their labels. In addition, clicking on an ecoregion name will highlight that region on the map.

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Ecoregions
  • Southeastern Plains
    • Blackland Prarie
  • Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Ridge and Valley
  • Cumberland Plateau
  • Cumberland Mountains
  • Allegheny Plateau
  • Interior Plateau
    • Bluegrass Region
    • Nashville Basin
    • Pennyroyal Karst Plain
    • Western Highland Rim
    • Eastern Highland Rim

Synonyms

SynonymFull Citation
Rumex elongatus Rumex elongatus Guss.

Specimens and Distribution

No specimens exist for this species.

Plant Photos

Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Alaina Krakowiak
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Alaina Krakowiak
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Dwayne Estes
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Dwayne Estes
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Dwayne Estes
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Dwayne Estes
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Dwayne Estes
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Dwayne Estes
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Joey Shaw
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Joey Shaw
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Shawn Krosnick
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Shawn Krosnick
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Theo Witsell
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Theo Witsell
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Joey Shaw
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Joey Shaw
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Joey Shaw
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Joey Shaw
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Joey Shaw
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Joey Shaw
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Joey Shaw
Rumex crispus ssp. crispus - Joey Shaw