Flora of the Southeastern United States
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Oxalis montana Rafinesque. American Wood-sorrel, White Wood-sorrel. Phen: May-Jul. Hab: Spruce-fir forests, northern hardwood forests, restricted to high elevations southwards. Dist: QC and NY west to SK, south to GA, NC, and TN.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Syn: = F, FNA12, K1, K3, K4, NE, NY, S, Tn, Va, WV; = Oxalis acetosella ssp. montana – Robertson (1975); < Oxalis acetosella – C, G, Mi, Pa, RAB, W

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