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Violet Wood Sorrel

Violet Wood Sorrel
Oxalis violacea Wood Sorrel Family  Oxalidacea
May - July infrequent
Description: From 4 to 8 inches  tall. Leaves inversely heart shaped leaflets , clover like arrangment of 3 typical Oxalis; The often fold up along a center crease. Leaflets redish to purple underneath and a line across the top of leaflets. Flowers have 5 flaring petals, rose purple or a purplish violet, 5 stamens.

Location: Open Woods, banks

Violet Wood Sorrel

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