Scandinavian Mountains over 2000m - Flora & Fauna

Scandinavian Mountains over 2000 metres - James Baxter

Flora & FaunaGreen Flowers & Plants › Mountain Sorrel

Oxyria digyna, Mountain Sorrel, Fjellsyre. Short.

Mountain Sorrel
Kidney shaped basal leaves, untoothed on long stalks. Flowers are tiny, 4 petalled on branched spikes. Produces winged nut as seed.

Common in damp rocky places, below snowfields and beside streams.