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Oxalis hirta

Oxalis hirta

Oxalis hirta by Nicola van Berkel (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/)

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Oxalis hirta Overview

This perennial is different it produces elongated stems closely crowded together about 20cm long, It makes a bushy, crinkle leafed plant that covers itself for weeks in autumn and winter with deep pink flowers with yellow throats.

How to propagate Oxalis hirta

Bulbs

You can propagate by division of the bulbs in autumn or early spring.

Division

Seed

From seed in autumn.

Other uses of Oxalis hirta

Grown for their colourful flowers (which in bud are rolled like an umbrella), and their often attractive leaves.

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