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Rumex altissimus
pale dock Smartweed-Buckwheat Family
Rumex altissimus Polygonaceae
common names
  pale dock
  smooth dock
accepted scientific name
  Rumex altissimus Alph. Wood
rules for finding collection records
  Rumex altissimus (1786)
family name
Image Author: © John Hilty,Illinois Wildflowers
Image License: Author's permission
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.1 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru 2nd week of October
Native, Invasive in IA

How Likely at this Location (48%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
base map where plant found
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