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Taxon: Rumex hymenosepalus Torr.

 
Genus: Rumex
Family: Polygonaceae
Subfamily: Polygonoideae
Tribe: Rumiceae
Nomen number: 32535
Place of publication: W. H. Emory, Rep. U.S. Mex. bound. 2(1):177. 1859
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 24-Feb-2009
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 8 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • Arizona dock  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • canaigre  (Source: F Utah ed2) - English
  • canaigre dock  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • ganagra  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • tanner's dock  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • wild rhubarb  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Gerbampfer  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • cañagria  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Materials: tannin/dyestuff
  • Medicines: folklore (fide F Utah ed2; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Oklahoma]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Montana, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California, Chihuahua]


References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  2. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  3. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  9. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  10. Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. (Dict Econ Pl)
  11. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

Check other web resources for Rumex hymenosepalus Torr. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Flower: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=32535. Accessed 19 November 2018.