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fleshy yellow-sorrel
Oxalis megalorrhiza
Oxalis megalorrhiza
fleshy yellow-sorrel Oxalis Family
Oxalis megalorrhiza Oxalidaceae
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English common name
  •fleshy yellow-sorrel
Spanish common names
  •Oxalis bonsai
accepted scientific name
  •Oxalis megalorrhiza Jacq.
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  •Oxalis megalorrhiza (43)
  •Oxalis carnosa (5)
  •Oxalis paniculata (2)
  •Oxalis paposana (2)
  •Oxalis succulenta (0)
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 0.75 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Whorled, Compound
Plant Observed beginning of July thru end of October

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Alpine Garden Soc.
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mag select
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