Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Oxalis corniculata L. image
Photographer: Michael L. Charters           

Botanical Illustration

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

Paul Drobot

from USDA Plants Website
Family Oxalidaceae
Oxalis corniculata L.
creeping yellow wood-sorrel
Oxalis: from the Greek oxus for "sour," referring to the pleasantly sour taste of the leaves and stem
corniculata: horned
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Status: Introduced - adventive
Plant: creeping perennial forb rooting from the nodes
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Acetosella corniculata (L.) Kuntze
Oxalis corniculata L. var. atropurpurea Planch.
Oxalis corniculata L. var. langloisii (Small) Wiegand
Oxalis corniculata L. var. lupulina (Kunth) Zucc.
Oxalis corniculata L. var. macrophylla Arsène ex R.Knuth
Oxalis corniculata L. var. minor Laing
Oxalis corniculata L. var. reptans Laing
Oxalis corniculata L. var. villosa (M.Bieb.) Hohen.
Oxalis corniculata L. var. viscidula Wiegand
Oxalis langloisii (Small) Fedde
Oxalis lupulina Kunth
Oxalis pusilla Salisb.
Oxalis repens Thunb.
Oxalis villosa M.Bieb.
Xanthoxalis corniculata (L.) Small
Xanthoxalis corniculata (L.) Small var. atropurpurea (Planch.) Moldenke
Xanthoxalis langloisii Small
Xanthoxalis repens (Thunb.) Moldenke

         
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