How to grow Rumex vesicarius

Rumex vesicarius growing leaf plant herbaceous of the genus Rumex also known as Bladder dock, Rumex vesicarius annual plant edible also can used for ornamental drought plant, can grow in desert, temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing in hardiness zone 5-12.

Rumex vesicarius leaves

Leaves edible color green the shape is arrow size can be 4-20 cm.

Flower color pink the flowers grow on the stems in inflorescence.

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Requirements for Rumex vesicarius growing and care:

Drained soil,

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed

Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
No but possible

Difficulties or problems when growing:

Recommended planting season?
Spring / Autumn

Pests and diseases:

Pruning season:
All year

How to prune:
Old and dead leaves

Size of the plant?
10-50cm, 4-20 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Small amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:

Blooming information

Bloom season:

General information about the flower:
Pink flowers that grow on the stems in inflorescence.

Pollination is done by:
Bees attract pollinators

Edible leaves

Leaves harvesting season:
All year

How to harvest the leaves?
After the plant establish trim freely

Information about leaves:
Green leaves in the shape is arrow size can be 5-10 cm.

Uses of Rumex vesicarius leaves:
Stuffed, cooked, raw

Scientific name:

Rumex vesicarius

Blooming Seasons

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Culinary Uses

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Harvest season

Ornamental parts

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Watering plants

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