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botanical name:
Oxalis zeekoevleyensis

Oxalis zeekoevleyensis
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family:  Oxalidaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.12m width: 0.25m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: lilac
main period of interest: Summer

growing conditions: full sun, part shade, moist soil
prefered soil pH: any
minimum temperature: -5°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
Forms low mounds of slightly hairy trifoliolate leaves with heart-shaped leaflets. Rosy-lilac flowers with greenish yellow throats and yellow stamens, blooming from June to August

Moderately fertile, humus rich, moist, well drained soil in sun or part shade. Needs a sheltered position. Can be grown in a container.

Suitable for growing in a frost free alpine house.

other notes:
Native to South Africa



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