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Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Rosids: Fabids: Oxalidales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Oxalis debilis   FAMILY Oxalidaceae   Go to FSUS key


INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Oxalis debilis var. corymbosa   FAMILY Oxalidaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Floristic Synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2021)
Oxalis debilis

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Oxalis debilis

SYNONYMOUS WITH Guide to the Vascular Plants of Florida (Wunderlin & Hansen, 2011)
Oxalis debilis

INCLUDING Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Oxalis debilis var. corymbosa

INCLUDING Oxalidaceae in the southeastern United States (Robertson, 1975)
Oxalis corymbosa

 

COMMON NAME:
pink woodsorrel


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image of Oxalis debilis, pink woodsorrel

Keith Bradley    kab_o_debilis_corymb_2937

November    Miami-Dade County    FL

Leaflets 25-45mm long, surface scattered with reddish-brown callosities, per Weakley's Flora (2015).

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA OF THE SOUTHEASTERN US (4/24/22):
Oxalis debilis   FAMILY Oxalidaceae

INCLUDING PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Oxalis debilis var. corymbosa   FAMILY Oxalidaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH Floristic Synthesis of North America. BONAP (Kartesz, 2021)
Oxalis debilis

SYNONYMOUS WITH Flora of North America
Oxalis debilis

SYNONYMOUS WITH Guide to the Vascular Plants of Florida (Wunderlin & Hansen, 2011)
Oxalis debilis

INCLUDING Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Oxalis debilis var. corymbosa

INCLUDING Oxalidaceae in the southeastern United States (Robertson, 1975)
Oxalis corymbosa

 

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4109

Forb
Perennial

Non-native: South America

Rare

Habitat: Disturbed areas, per Weakley's Flora

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LEAVES:
Ternately compound: 3 leaflets
Basal

FLOWER:
Spring/Summer
Rose-purplish
Radially symmetrical
5 sepals
5 petals
10 stamens, of 2 lengths

Flowers in umbels

FRUIT:
Spring/Summer
Capsule

 

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