sour dock

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Related to sour dock: Rumex crispus
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European sorrel with large slightly acidic sagittate leaves grown throughout north temperate zone for salad and spring greens

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The useful wild plants are: coltsfoot, comfrey, chickweed, cow parsley, docks, sorret (sour dock), dandelion, fat hen groundsel, heather, Plantain, Shepherds Purse, sow thistle, watercress, bind weed, celandine, foxglove, wild iris, fool's parsley, henbane, and lettuce.
Good-tasting weeds such as lamb's-quarters, Bermuda buttercup, and sour dock have a mild acidity