Sorrel - FrenchRumex scutatus
Specifications of Sorrel - French
Preferred Climate Subtropical, Warm TemperateLearn About Climate Zones
Grown From RhizomeLearn About Propagation Methods
Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions) 0-1m
Plants required to Pollinate 1 (Self Pollinating)Learn about Pollination
Can it Handle Frosts? Yes
Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas WA
Suitability in Pots Yes
Water Requirements Moderate Watering
Fruiting/Harvest Months February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
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Customer Tips & Reviews Sorrel - French
BROKE, NSW, Australia
Great lemony taste, available all year round, good source of vitamins, in use in Europe for thousands of years.
Sorrel - French
Love Russian Borscht with French Sorrel, Spinach, veges.egg, sour cream, meat etc very healthy and good for weight loss
WEST FOOTSCRAY, VIC, Australia
Nice lemony flavour. Great in scrambled eggs, but the heat does discoulour it.
Delightful fried lightly in butter with a clove of garlic, pureed,sour cream stirred through and seasoned.
Nice green to add some sour twang to salads. Tolerates medium frosts well here, and a good perennial in the herb patch.
Warrandyte, VIC, Australia
The sorrel is ina shady corner of our vege garden in shallow soil. It survived lastsummer (which was monumentally hot and dry) without any trouble. Itgrows steadily and does not overtake other plants, even without pickingthe outside foliage. It makes d...