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Wood Sorrel (Common)

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Oxalis montana
Wood Sorrel (Common)


They are found in thick bunches growing in damp, shady wooded areas.


This has a small, white to pink flowers with pink veins and five petals. There is one flower per stalk. It has clover-like leaves that are attached at the base. They bloom May through July.

Taxonomic Features (Traits) for Identification

Flower Type: Flowers regular with 5 petals forming a bell
Flower Color: White with fine pink veins
Leaf Arrangement: Around the base
Plant Type: Wildflower (Small - 2-6 inches)
Leaf Type: Divided into 3 toothed leaflets (looking like 3-leafed clover)

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