Native Sorrel
Leaf, dappled
Ellura
Native Sorrel
Bud about to Open
 
    
Native Sorrel (Oxalis perennans)Class: Plant (Plantae) - Other Small Plants
Order: Oxalidales
Family: Sorrel (Oxalidaceae)
Species: Native Sorrel (Oxalis perennans)
This Photo:     Bud
Other names: Grassland Wood-sorrel or Tall-fruit Oxalis

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee) & in the Adelaide Hills
It is very similar to it's cousin the Soursob (Oxalis pes-caprae).
However, it is smaller, has a creeping habit and does not have bulbs.

Copyright © 2013- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 02-Aug-2013
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)