French Sorrel Seeds - Rumex scutatus - Culinary herb
French Sorrel - Rumex scutatus
Type: Hardy Perennial
Approximate height: 45 cm
Flowering time: Summer
Site and soil type: Prefers rich moist soil in sun or partial shade.
Care: Remove flower spikes when they appear. Can be divided in autumn.
When to sow: Mid-spring to late summer
French sorrel forms large clumps of long leaves with tall striped flower stems in June and July.
It has a tangy flavour and small leaves can be eaten in salads or used sparingly in soups and omelettes.
CAUTION: HIGH IN OXALIC ACID, AVOID IF SUFFERING FROM KIDNEY PROBLEMS, RHEUMATISM, OR ARTHRITIS ETC.
Contents: Approximately 500 seeds / 0.43 g
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