Sheeps Sorrel seed (Rumex acetosella)

Rumex acetosella P Flower spikes reddish pink – smaller than the last species.  Likes Sun.  Height 7-25 cm  Flowers May-August.

Range (g)Price (£/g)
20 - 99 g£1.35 / g
100 - 999 g£1.25 / g
1000+ g£1.20 / g
Product Price

£1.20 - £1.35 / g


Commonly known as red sorrel, sheep’s sorrel, field sorrel and sour weed. The flowers emerge from a tall, upright stem. Female flowers are maroon in colour. There are several uses of sheep sorrel in the preparation of food including a garnish, a tart flavouring agent, a salad green, and a curdling agent for milk in cheese-making, the leaves have a lemony, tangy or rhubarb-like tart flavor.