What is Sorrel?
Sorrel or Rumex Acetosa , is a hardy perennial which thrives in positions of semi shade. This pungent herb can often grow in excess of 90cm tall and during the summer months produces small, white or red flowers.
The nutritional benefits of sorrel are well documented and research has shown that this herb is rich in Oxalic acid, which is known to have blood cleansing properties. It also contains Calcium, Niacin, Riboflavin and vitamin C.