Definition of Rumex acetosella
1. Noun. Small plant having pleasantly acid-tasting arrow-shaped leaves; common in dry places.
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Literary usage of Rumex acetosella
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1. An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British by Nathaniel Lord Britton, Addison Brown (1913)
"rumex acetosella L. Sp. PI. 338. 1753. Annual or perennial, glabrous, dioecious, stem slender, erect or nearly so, simple or branched, the rootstock woody, ..."
2. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1918)
"... officinale 3 Sisymbrium officinale 1 rumex acetosella 3 Twenty other species also occurred in the association, but not in the quadrats counted. ..."