Wood Sorrel (Oxalis triangularis subsp. papilionaceae 'Atropurpurea') in the Wood Sorrels Database

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

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
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
Other: bulblets, tubers
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant


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UncleWill On November 26, 2018 Potted up
Potted up and brought inside for winter
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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What is this Plant..... If you know??? by scoopd Feb 28, 2018 5:07 AM 3
Summer Blooming Bulbs 2017 by IrisLilli Mar 24, 2018 7:44 AM 294
Plants that die in your care by Cinta Jan 1, 2017 2:55 PM 40
Crazy looking plant by PlantNut Sep 6, 2016 3:37 PM 15
Oxalis regnelli is a synonym by SongofJoy Dec 26, 2012 1:03 PM 10
If you could permanently eradicate anything from your landscape ... by SongofJoy Jan 18, 2015 8:50 PM 522

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