Oxalis acetosella


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Related to Oxalis acetosella: common wood sorrel
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Noun1.Oxalis acetosella - Eurasian plant with heart-shaped trifoliate leaves and white purple-veined flowersOxalis acetosella - Eurasian plant with heart-shaped trifoliate leaves and white purple-veined flowers
oxalis, sorrel, wood sorrel - any plant or flower of the genus Oxalis
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In recent years, however, Oxalis acetosella had been publicly (in popular books and media) advertised as slightly poisonous, hence its consumption is decreasing.
odorata) plus Convallaria majalis, Linnaea borealis, Epilobium angustifolium, Oxalis acetosella, Primula officinalis, and Trientalis europaea.
Upland species common on geomorphic surfaces of moderate inundation potential included: Thelypteris noveboracensis, Brachyelytrum erectum, Mitchella repens, Oxalis acetosella, Acer rubrum and Fagus grandifolia.
The prevailing flowers and conspicuous small plants of the woods, which I noticed, were: Clintonia borealis, Linnoea, checkerberry (Gaultheria procumbens), Aralia nudicaulis (wild sarsaparilla), great round-leaved orchis, Dalibarda repens, Chiogenes hispidula (creeping snowberry), Oxalis acetosella (common wood-sorrel), Aster acuminatus, Pyrola secunda (one-sided pyrola), Medeola Virginica (Indian cucumber-root), small Circa (enchanter's nightshade), and perhaps Cornus Canadensis (dwarf-cornel).