Â Red Dock (Rumex sanguinea) native Shallow water plant
Red Dock (Rumex sanguinea), native, shallow water, marginal pond, plant. A member of the dock family, with attractive red veined leaves. The picture shows very young foliage, but you can clearly see the attractive red leaf veins.
Care if it is happy it will set seed profusely therefore remove flower heads to prevent self seeding.
Grows to 75cm (54in) tall in damp soil.
We would recommend a planting basket of at least 11cm across for one plant or, for more impact, plant several of the same variety in a larger basket.
Product Code: M0830
We ship all marginal water plants bare root, this means that we wash the soil off before packing plants. During the summer months we may need to trim some of the foliage back for shipping.