Toothed Dock (Rumex dentatus)


Rumex Dentatus, or more commonly know as Toothed Dock, is a forb/herb (a forb/herb is a non-woody plant that is not a grass) of the genus Rumex. Its duration is annual which means it grows for one season only. Rumex Dentatus or Toothed Dock's floral region is North America US Lower 48, specifically in the states of Arizona, California, Illinois, Missouri, Oregon and Utah.

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Rumex
  • Family: Polygonaceae
  • Order: Polygonales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Annual Biennial
  • Growth Habit: Forb/herb
  • Native Status: L48 (I) CAN (I)
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: OBL
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 9(NI) 0(OBL*)

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