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A picture of a Sorrel

Sorrel

Oxalis oregana

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H5

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

20cm

Max

10cm

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Sorrel

Oregon Wood-sorrel, Redwood-sorrel


Viewpoint location: Rainie Falls Trail Rogue Wild and Scenic River


Viewpoint elevation:  215 meter (707 ft)

Location source: Garmin GPSmap 60CSx

Location Datum: WGS84
A photo of Sorrel

Sorrel Overview

A creeping, perennial shrub from West, North America. Bears heart-shaped, medium green leaves and pinkish purple or white, cup-shaped flowers in mid spring.

How to propagate Sorrel

Bulbs

Propagate by division of the bulbs or from seed in autumn.

Division

Seed

Other uses of Sorrel

Grown for their colourful flowers (which in bud are rolled like an umbrella), and their often attractive leaves.