Oxalis montana
(Mountain Wood Sorrel)

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Facts About this Plant:

    Common Names: Mountain Wood Sorrel, Common Wood Sorrel, American Wood Sorrel, Wood Shamrock, Sours and White Wood Sorrel
    Lifespan: Perennial
    Zones: 3 - 8
    Type: Forb
    Bloom Time: April - July
    Status: Native

Oxalis montana, or Mountain Wood Sorrel, is native only to the Appalachain Mountains, as well as a disjunct population in northern Michigan, northern Superior and eastern Minnesota. It is a perennial, that grows in rich, moist shaded woods and blooms in late spring through mid summer with white and pink candy stripe flowers.

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