Wood-sorrel

Family

(Oxalidaceae)

The Wood-sorrel Family have flowers with 5 petals, 5 sepals, and 5 to 15 stamens. The only genus in our area is Oxalis, which is characterized by its 3 inversely heart-shaped leaves, making them clover like. They have alternate, or sometimes all basal, divided leaves. wood-sorrel flowers are small and very low to the grow.We found only 1 flower of this family out of the 9 that grow in our area.
Yellow Wood Sorrel
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