Page author: David Giblin
Rumex patientia
patience dock

Distribution: Occurring on both sides of the Cascades crest in Washington; British Columbia to Oregon, east to the Atlantic Coast.

Habitat: Roadsides and other disturbed, open ground

Flowers: May-August

Origin: Introduced from Eurasia

Growth Duration: Perennial

Conservation Status: Not of concern

Pollination: Wind


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Accepted Name:
Rumex patientia L.
Publication: Sp. Pl. 1: 333. 1753. 1753.

Synonyms & Misapplications:
Lapathum hortense Lam.
Rumex lonaczevskii Klokov
Rumex patientia L. ssp. orientalis Danser
Additional Resources:

PNW Herbaria: Specimen records of Rumex patientia in the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria database.

WA Flora Checklist: Rumex patientia checklist entry.

OregonFlora: Rumex patientia information.

E-Flora BC: Rumex patientia atlas page.

CalPhotos: Rumex patientia photos.

USDA Plants: Rumex patientia information.

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