yellow dock

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Synonyms for yellow dock

European dock with broad obtuse leaves and bitter rootstock common as a weed in North America

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Remember the old country saying - 'one year's seeding is seven year's weeding.' The Weeds Act 1959 was put in place to help reduce the damage caused by noxious weeds such spear and field thistle, broad leaved and curled dock and common ragwort, as successive post-war governments tried to help farmers and growers to get the maximum crop yield off their land.
What if the plant palette is composed of bracken, curled dock, devils paintbrush, horsetail and yarrow, all early colonizers that survive on severely disturbed ground and prevent it from washing or blowing away?
A practical illustrated guide to edible plants, fungi and lichens, seaweeds and shellfish, the latest edition contains 240 wild foods that even urbanites will be able to take advantage off, such as the abundant stinging nettle, curled dock and common mallow ( as happy growing on waste ground and roadsides as near the sea.