Creeping Woodsorrel - Oxalis corniculata
Procumbent Yellow Sorrel, Sleeping Beauty
Stems prostrate to ascending at the tips, rooting at the nodes, 1–10 cm. Herbage purple-tinged, glabrate to strigose. Leaflets 1-3 cm long; stipules 1-4 mm long. Flowers: sepals 2-4 mm long; petals yellow, 4-8 mm long. Capsule pubescent 15-25 mm long; seed ridges not white (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX)
Introduced worldwide; native to Europe (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).
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- Lesica, P., M. T. Lavin, and P. F. Stickney. 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. Fort Worth, TX: BRIT Press. viii + 771 p.