Rumex acetosa 'Blonde de Lyon'
Common Name: Garden Sorrel
Other Common Names:
Acederilla, acetosa, Acidula,
Chuka Palam, Chutrika, Cizana, Common Sheep Sorrel, Common Sorrel, Kleiner Sauer
Ampfer, Petite Oseille, Red Sorrel, Schapenzuring, Sheep Sorrel, Sheep's Sorrel,
Sorrel, Sorrel, Sheep, Sorrel,Field, Sorrel, Sheep'S, Tangax Uqux, Wild Sorrel,
Plant Type: Perennial
Where To Plant: Full Sun to Partly Shady
Soil Types: Average
Zones (See US Zone map): 4-8
Number of Seeds Per Pack: 100
Notes: Good in sorrel soups. Type used in France.
RUMEX ACETOSA. Most famous for Sorrel Soup. Large succulent. Slightly acidic, giving zest to salads. Remove flowers from top to keep plant leaves tender. Whole plant produces green and blue dyes.
Any statement made concerning medical
conditions treated with this herb is not intended as sound medical advice. The
seeds are NOT to be ingested only planted. Herbs need to taken only with
the guidance of a trained physician or established herblist.