Native & Naturalized Plants of the Carolinas & Georgia

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Your search found 11 taxa.

Most habitat and range descriptions were obtained from Weakley's Flora.

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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Mountain Wood-sorrel, American Wood-sorrel, Wood Shamrock, White Wood-sorrel
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Oxalis montana
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Oxalis montana
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Oxalis acetosella 100-01-001

 

Look for it in spruce-fir forests, northern hardwood forests, at high elevations

Uncommon (rare in GA)

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: windowbox wood-sorrel
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Oxalis articulata
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Oxalis rubra
INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Oxalis rubra 100-01-002

 

Look for it on roadsides, in old gardens

Uncommon in Coastal Plain, rare in Piedmont

Non-native: South America

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Violet Wood-sorrel
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Oxalis violacea
INCLUDED WITHIN PLANTS National Database: Oxalis violacea
INCLUDED WITHIN Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Oxalis violacea 100-01-003

 

Look for it in dry to moist forests

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Creeping Lady's-sorrel
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Oxalis corniculata
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Oxalis corniculata
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Oxalis corniculata 100-01-004

 

Look for it in gardens, disturbed areas

Uncommon (rare in GA & SC Mountains)

Non-native: New World tropics & subtropics? possibly including the deep South

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Southern Yellow Wood-sorrel, Slender Yellow Wood-sorrel
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Oxalis dillenii
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Oxalis dillenii
INCLUDING Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Oxalis dillenii 100-01-005

 

Look for it in roadsides, pastures, lawns, a wide variety of other habitats

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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Common Name: Flowering Yellow Wood-sorrel
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Oxalis florida
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Oxalis priceae ssp. colorea
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Oxalis florida var. recurva 100-01-006

 

Look for it in floodplain forests, moist fields, ditches, bluffs, and moist slopes

Uncommon in NC-SC, rare in GA (endemic)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Small's wood-sorrel, Tufted Yellow Wood-sorrel, (NOT Sadie Price’s Yellow Wood-sorrel)
Weakley's Flora: (2/8/20) Oxalis colorea
(?) SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Oxalis priceae ssp. colorea

 

Look for it in longleaf pine sandhills, dry-mesic and mesic forests, thin soils around rock outcrops, disturbed areas

Uncommon (rare in GA Mountains & in NC)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: Sadie Price’s Yellow Wood-sorrel
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Oxalis macrantha
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Oxalis priceae ssp. priceae

 

Look for it in rich woodlands

Rare

Native west of the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Common Yellow Wood-sorrel
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Oxalis stricta
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Oxalis stricta
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Oxalis stricta 100-01-007

 

Look for it in disturbed sites, also in a variety of natural habitats

Common

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon speaker icon Common Name: Large Wood-sorrel, Great Yellow Wood-sorrel
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Oxalis grandis
SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS National Database: Oxalis grandis
SYNONYMOUS WITH Vascular Flora of the Carolinas (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968): Oxalis grandis 100-01-008

 

Look for it in rich moist forests, rocky bluffs

Common in Mountains (rare in Piedmont & Coastal Plain)

Native to the Carolinas & Georgia

 


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camera icon Common Name: pink woodsorrel
Weakley's Flora: (5/21/15) Oxalis debilis
INCLUDING PLANTS National Database: Oxalis debilis var. corymbosa

 

Look for it in disturbed areas

Rare

Non-native: South America

 


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