It looks kinda like a clover. I have looked everywhere and cannot find what this is. It grows pretty thick here and started blooming a few days-week ago. It grows all winter and as a short bloom time. It's about to die off.
That's what I thought too. I looked all the ones I could find and nothing matched. It still could be though. Might be something in the Sorrel family. When it comes to flower ID's I can find most of them, but this one has me stumped.
They were the day I noticed it blooming. Saw a couple on it today. I don't keep bees at my house so not sure how hard they work it. Since I don't get to watch my gals everyday. I have some of this at my house but I mowed it before it bloomed. Where my hives are its all pasture and never mowed.
It's hard to see the flower in the picture, but I'm thinking something like Oxalis stricta which has three leaflets and a yellow flower. It should have seedpods that look a little like okra. It's called sourgrass around here.
Tastes pleasantly sour, kind of lemony, leaves and pods. Take a bite!
If it's not sour it's something else.
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