Golden Dock - Rumex maritimus
Low to short erect plant which is golden yellow in fruit.
Only found in wetland habitats such as pond and reservoir margins, and with a preference for bare, muddy ground.
Flowering June to early October.
Widespread though rather local in England, fewer records from elsewhere in Britain.
Local in Leicestershire and Rutland. In the 1979 Flora survey of Leicestershire it was found in 18 of the 617 tetrads.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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