Our Common Sorrel plug plants for sale are priced per individual plant. This product has a minimum quantity of 10 plants. For orders over 500 plug plants please contact us.
All our plants are native British wildflowers grown in Peat free compost in our sustainable nursery.
Common name: Common sorrel
Latin name: Rumex acetosa
Description: Common sorrel is found in a range of habitats, across grasslands, woodland rides, road verges and sand dunes. The red or green flowers are carried on long spikes. Common sorrel is an important larval food plant of the small copper butterfly.
Flowering time: May-June
Colour: Red or green
Mangement: Although the Common Sorrel plant can be established on chalky sites it thrives best on neutral to slightly acidic soils. Regeneration is mainly by seeds which are produced in quantity.