Creeping Sorrel


Name: Creeping Sorrel

Scientific name: Oxalis corniculata

Type: Herb

Color: Green,Yellow

Habitat: Gardens

Size: 10 cm

Conservation status:



Growth form: Annual herb. Flowering. Apr–Jun. Status: Introduced. Local. Also recorded: Kuwait, E Saudi Arabia, UAE. Habitat & distribution: A weed of lawns and gardens in Doha. Uses: The plant has numerous medicinal uses, including the treatment of bruises, clots, fever, snake bite and infections (Rizk & El-Ghazaly).

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