Wood sorrel – Oxalis species

Wood sorrel –¬†Oxalis species

Description:

Wood sorrel resembles shamrock or four-leaf clover, with a bell-shaped pink, yellow, or white flower.

Habitat and Distribution:

Wood sorrel is found in Temperate Zones worldwide, in lawns, open areas, and sunny woods.

Edible Parts:

Cook the entire plant. CAUTION: Eat only small amounts of this plant as it contains a fairly high concentration of oxalic acid that can be harmful.