Oxalis dillenii
(Slender Yellow Wood Sorrell)

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Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Slender Yellow Wood Sorrell, Southern Wood Sorrell
    Synonyms: Oxalis brittoniae, Oxalis filipes, Oxalis florida, Oxalis prostrata, Oxalis rupestris, Xanthoxalis brittoniae, Xanthoxalis dillenii, Xanthoxalis filipes, Xanthoxalis florida
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 4 - 8
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: May - October
    Status: Native

Oxalis dillenii, or Slender Yellow Wood Sorrell, is native only to the three quarters of the United States, and is adventive in the Pacific Northwest. It is a perennial, that grows in fields, yards, along woodland edges, in landscaping and in areas that have been disturbed. It begins blooming in late spring and continues off and on through fall with small yellow flowers.

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