272 degrees aspect, growing beneath Baccharis sp., in Baccharis/Stipa grassland, 100 feet uphill from shore.
San Diego County, California, US
Under cattle guard. Leaves in loose rosettes. Yellow flowers.
The Oxalidaceae, or wood sorrel family, are a small family of eight genera of herbaceous plants, shrubs and small trees, with the great majority of the 900 species in the genus Oxalis (wood sorrels). Members of this family typically have divided leaves, the leaflets showing "sleep movements", spreading open in light and closing in darkness.