Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Check out EDDMapS.org to see where this has been reported.
Read more about Sheep Sorrel at Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Caryophyllales
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Sheep Sorrel, Field Sorrel, Red Sorrel, Sourgrass
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April Greenville County SC
R. acetosella is rarely found in sandy soils, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
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May Greenville County SC
Leaves 3-lobed, terminal lobe elliptic to oblong and lateral spurs equal, per Forest Plants of the Southeast and Their Wildlife Uses.
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June Greenville County SC
Reddish or greenish flowers in branching leafless racemes, per Newcomb's Wildflower Guide.
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August Henderson County NC
Leaves hastate, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.