Common yellow oxalis, Yellow Wood-sorrel Oxalidaceae (Wood-Sorrel Family)
USDA Symbol:OXST USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
click to enlarge
Specimen & Label Data
Yellow Wood Sorrel
Location: Flower bed, 85 Campden Circle--Oakwell Farms.
Habitat: Well watered loam; full sun. Common in community, but scattered.
Description: Foliage somewhat brown-red. Stems and peduncles from nodes of thin underground rhizome. Main root not thicker than stems. Petiole stems to 9 cm; peduncles to 5.5 cm. 1-4 flowered, yellow. Seed brown without white markings.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 26, 1987
Specimen number: 165