Wood-sorrel, or Oxalis acetosella

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Date:April 1954

Description:This common perennial occurrs in woods and hedgebanks, growing up to 15cm and flowering between April and June.

This specimen was found in Cuckoo Cage Woods, Tatenhill, by local naturalist Don Brown in 1954.

It is also sometimes known as shamrock or cuckoo bread.

About this plant

This plant is now cared for by staff at Stoke-on-Trent Museums.


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Image courtesy of: Stoke-on-Trent Museums

Donor ref:B4463 (111/16862)

Source: Stoke-on-Trent Museums

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