Recent Changes for "Wood Sorrel" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/Wood_SorrelRecent Changes of the page "Wood Sorrel" on Davis Wiki.en-us Wood Sorrelhttp://daviswiki.org/Wood_Sorrel2006-07-19 19:03:45JabberWokky-br <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Wood Sorrel<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 2: </td> <td> Line 2: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> [[Image(flora_oxalis2.jpg, "As the sun sinks lower in the sky, oxalis flowers close for the day.", right, thumbnail)]]<span>[[BR]]</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> [[Image(flora_oxalis2.jpg, "As the sun sinks lower in the sky, oxalis flowers close for the day.", right, thumbnail)]] </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 6: </td> <td> Line 6: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> '''Oxalis pes-caprae''', known locally and simply as yellow oxalis, is considered by many a weed. Elsewhere, you may find this plant referred to as Bermuda Buttercup, Cape Sorrel, African WoodSorrel, SourSob, or Sour grass. Rare and endangered in its native South Africa, it has become as troublesome as ["Slugs &amp; Snails" escargot] and ["Tamarix" tamarix] in California without any native biological controls. Yellow oxalis begins blooming in early ["weather" spring] here and definitely brightens the landscape, but weaker ornamentals and grasses are easily overcome by this invasive plant.<span>&nbsp;</span> </td> <td> <span>+</span> '''Oxalis pes-caprae''', known locally and simply as yellow oxalis, is considered by many a weed. Elsewhere, you may find this plant referred to as Bermuda Buttercup, Cape Sorrel, African WoodSorrel, SourSob, or Sour grass. Rare and endangered in its native South Africa, it has become as troublesome as ["Slugs &amp; Snails" escargot] and ["Tamarix" tamarix] in California without any native biological controls. Yellow oxalis begins blooming in early ["weather" spring] here and definitely brightens the landscape, but weaker ornamentals and grasses are easily overcome by this invasive plant. </td> </tr> </table> </div> Wood Sorrelhttp://daviswiki.org/Wood_Sorrel2006-02-01 12:37:16AlphaDog+mo info <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Wood Sorrel<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalis1.jpg, right, 360, "A typical springtime shot of a Davis yard profuse with yellow oxalis.")]]<br> - [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalis2.jpg, right, "As the sun sinks lower in the sky, oxalis flowers close for the day.")]][[BR]]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(flora_oxalis1.jpg, "A typical springtime shot of a Davis yard profuse with yellow oxalis.", 360, right, thumbnail)]]<br> + [[Image(flora_oxalis2.jpg, "As the sun sinks lower in the sky, oxalis flowers close for the day.", right, thumbnail)]][[BR]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 8: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalisPurp2.jpg, 320, "Vibrant oxalis flowers have a simple five-petal structure. This non-invasive purple variety is known as ''Oxalis triangularis''.")]]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Image(flora_oxalisPurp2.jpg, "Vibrant oxalis flowers have a simple five-petal structure. This non-invasive purple South American variety is known as ''Oxalis regnelli 'Triangularis' ''.", 320, thumbnail)]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Wood Sorrelhttp://daviswiki.org/Wood_Sorrel2005-05-31 10:05:36AlphaDogrepl pic, + gen'l info <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Wood Sorrel<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalis1.jpg, right, 360, "A typical springtime shot of a Davis yard profuse with oxalis.")]]<br> - '''Oxalis pes-caprae''', known locally and simply as yellow oxalis, is considered by many a weed. Elsewhere, you may find this plant referred to as Bermuda Buttercup, Cape Sorrel, African WoodSorrel, SourSob, or Sour grass. Rare and endangered in its native South Africa, it has become as troublesome as ["Slugs &amp; Snails" escargot] and ["Tamarix" tamarix] in California without any native biological controls. Oxalis begins blooming in ["weather" spring] here, and definitely brightens the landscape, but weaker ornamentals and grasses are easily overcome by this invasive plant. </span> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalis1.jpg, right, 360, "A typical springtime shot of a Davis yard profuse with yellow oxalis.")]]<br> + [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalis2.jpg, right, "As the sun sinks lower in the sky, oxalis flowers close for the day.")]][[BR]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 4: </td> <td> Line 4: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalis3.jpg, 220, "Vibrant oxalis flowers have a simple five-petal structure.")]]<br> - [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalis2.jpg, 220, "As the sun sinks lower in the sky, oxalis flowers close for the day.")]]</span> </td> <td> <span>+ '''Oxalis''' (''Oxalis'' sp) should be familiar to California hikers as well as gardeners: native Redwood Sorrel carpet the floors of our redwood forests while Yellow Oxalis heralds the arrival of springtime in Davis, blanketing lawns, gardens, and empty lots. Like ["Four o'Clock"]s, oxalis flowers open during the daylight hours and close as evening nears. The plants seems to enjoy cool, moist growing conditions and flourish in deep shade, semi-shade, or sun. Typically, by summer in Davis, these plants die back, only to begin their return when the ["weather"] cools in winter.<br> + <br> + '''Oxalis pes-caprae''', known locally and simply as yellow oxalis, is considered by many a weed. Elsewhere, you may find this plant referred to as Bermuda Buttercup, Cape Sorrel, African WoodSorrel, SourSob, or Sour grass. Rare and endangered in its native South Africa, it has become as troublesome as ["Slugs &amp; Snails" escargot] and ["Tamarix" tamarix] in California without any native biological controls. Yellow oxalis begins blooming in early ["weather" spring] here and definitely brightens the landscape, but weaker ornamentals and grasses are easily overcome by this invasive plant. <br> + <br> + [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalisPurp2.jpg, 320, "Vibrant oxalis flowers have a simple five-petal structure. This non-invasive purple variety is known as ''Oxalis triangularis''.")]]</span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 8: </td> <td> Line 11: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- Like ["Four o'Clock"]s, yellow oxalis flowers open during the daylight hours and close as evening nears. The plants seems to enjoy cool, moist growing conditions and flourish in deep shade, semi-shade, or sun. Typically, by summer in Davis, these plants die back, only to begin their return when the ["weather"] cools in winter.<br> - <br> - Visit our ["Town Flora"] page to learn more about plants in Davis.</span> </td> <td> <span>+ Visit our ["Town Flora"] page to learn more about plants in ["Davis"].</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Wood Sorrelhttp://daviswiki.org/Wood_Sorrel2005-05-31 09:48:07AlphaDogUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Wood_Sorrel?action=Files&do=view&target=flora_oxalisPurp2.jpg">flora_oxalisPurp2.jpg</a>.Wood Sorrelhttp://daviswiki.org/Wood_Sorrel2005-05-22 16:24:21AlphaDogRenamed from Yellow Oxalis (we have more than just yellow ones!) <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for Wood Sorrel<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalis1.jpg, right, 360, "A typical springtime shot of a Davis yard profuse with oxalis.")]]<br> + '''Oxalis pes-caprae''', known locally and simply as yellow oxalis, is considered by many a weed. Elsewhere, you may find this plant referred to as Bermuda Buttercup, Cape Sorrel, African WoodSorrel, SourSob, or Sour grass. Rare and endangered in its native South Africa, it has become as troublesome as ["Slugs &amp; Snails" escargot] and ["Tamarix" tamarix] in California without any native biological controls. Oxalis begins blooming in ["weather" spring] here, and definitely brightens the landscape, but weaker ornamentals and grasses are easily overcome by this invasive plant. <br> + <br> + [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalis3.jpg, 220, "Vibrant oxalis flowers have a simple five-petal structure.")]]<br> + [[Thumbnail(flora_oxalis2.jpg, 220, "As the sun sinks lower in the sky, oxalis flowers close for the day.")]]<br> + Yellow oxalis spreads by rhizomes and bulblets, evident when a mature plant is pulled or dug up. The plant spreads very easily once soil is disturbed, as the bulblets scatter about. Lacking an aerial stem, the plant has many leaf or flower stalks growing randomly and close together from a single unbranched stem usually found underground.<br> + <br> + Like ["Four o'Clock"]s, yellow oxalis flowers open during the daylight hours and close as evening nears. The plants seems to enjoy cool, moist growing conditions and flourish in deep shade, semi-shade, or sun. Typically, by summer in Davis, these plants die back, only to begin their return when the ["weather"] cools in winter.<br> + <br> + Visit our ["Town Flora"] page to learn more about plants in Davis.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> Wood Sorrelhttp://daviswiki.org/Wood_Sorrel2005-03-21 12:52:55AlphaDogUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Wood_Sorrel?action=Files&do=view&target=flora_oxalis2.jpg">flora_oxalis2.jpg</a>.Wood Sorrelhttp://daviswiki.org/Wood_Sorrel2005-03-21 12:52:42AlphaDogUpload of image <a href="http://daviswiki.org/Wood_Sorrel?action=Files&do=view&target=flora_oxalis1.jpg">flora_oxalis1.jpg</a>.