Wood Sorrel (Oxalis triangularis subsp. papilionacea 'Irish Mist') in the Wood Sorrels Database

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Oxalis triangularis subsp. papilionacea Accepted
Oxalis regnellii Synonym
Oxalis papilionacea Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Leaves: Variegated
Flowers: Showy
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Other: Blooms intermittently throughout the year; some oxalis will bloom all year if given enough light
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Groundcover
Dried Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Birds
Toxicity: Other: All plants containing oxalic acid can be toxic to humans if enough is ingested.
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Offsets
Bulbs
Other: bulblets, tubers
Pollinators: Various insects
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

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Location: Sangamon Co. Il.Date: 2018-05-25
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-06-16
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-04-20
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-08-24
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-08-24
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-09-20
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-11-10
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Show your pretty variegated foliage! by plantladylin Oct 4, 2019 2:28 PM 107
Current bulb action by purpleinopp Sep 29, 2019 12:54 AM 201
Spring (er, winter??) blooms 2018 by evermorelawnless Jun 19, 2018 8:32 PM 498
What's Blooming - Photos and Chat. by NJBob Oct 13, 2019 7:31 PM 1,372
Summer Blooming Bulbs 2017 by IrisLilli Mar 24, 2018 7:44 AM 294
Oxalis Bulb by donnabking Mar 29, 2015 10:07 PM 5

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