Definition of Sheep's sorrel

1. Noun. Small plant having pleasantly acid-tasting arrow-shaped leaves; common in dry places.

Exact synonyms: Rumex Acetosella, Sheep Sorrel
Generic synonyms: Dock, Sorrel, Sour Grass



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Literary usage of Sheep's sorrel

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1. The Minnesota Horticulturist by Minnesota State Horticultural Society (1887)
"... L. Sheep,s Sorrel. In gravelly soil and in old fields. It is said that where this plant occurs, the soil is sour (Thaer, 15), and that an addition of ..."

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