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Oxalis stricta

Oxalis stricta
Common name yellow wood sorrel
Family oxalidaceae
Life cycle perennial
Flowers yellow (spring-summer)
Size 18"
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes not fussy
From seed self-seeds like mad!
Flowers first year from seed sown indoors early.

One of the most prolific weeds in our garden - with its grassy-green upright growth, it's good at hiding among other plants, sending forth its seeds before it is ever noticed. One of its redeeming features is that it pulls up very easily, roots and all. Some weeds, I have hopes of eliminating from our garden - this one is a lost cause - I'll be pulling it forever :-)

This is a weed in our garden

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