Oxalis triangularis ssp papilionacea
Archive entry 11.08.13
29th May 2006
A variable species. The leaves can be purple, or pinkish, or mixed. A number of variations have been named, they all have delicate little white flowers.
Oxalis triangularis is native to the southern countries of South America and should be hardy in this garden. It grows easily from bulbils
and has potential to be invasive. It is spreading in the southern USA and in east India.
|20th June 2006
|27th May 2007
|18th May 2008
|21st June 2009
|19th September 2013
|2nd August 2018
14th September 2022
In the last year I have planted it outside and it seems to be doing well.