Patagonia Wildflowers
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Chilean wood sorrel
Oxalis perdicaria
Oxalis perdicaria
Chilean wood sorrel Oxalis Family
Oxalis perdicaria Oxalidaceae
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English common name
  •Chilean wood sorrel
Spanish common name
  •flor de la perdiz
accepted scientific name
  •Oxalis perdicaria (Molina) Bertero
rules for finding collection records
  •Oxalis perdicaria (140)
  •Oxalis kurtziana (0)
  •Oxalis lobata (2)
family name
  • Oxalidaceae
Image Author: ©2011 Lucía Abello
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1.0 inches
Leaf: Basal, Compound
Plant Observed 3rd week of February thru 3rd week of August

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (54%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Instituto Darwinion (4)
Flora Bonaerense (1)
Alpine Garden Soc.
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