Pink-sorrel

Oxalis articulata

Description:
Pink-sorrel
Image © A Woods 2004
Facts:

This South American native was first introduced to the UK in 1870 but first recorded in the wild in 1912. Now a frequent garden escapee. found in many areas but commonest in the South of the UK

Introduced:

1912
Origin:
Temperate South America
Location:
Scattered across Britain but commonest in the South West
Status:
Apparently increasing
Problems:
Comments:
None known