Oxalis versicolor growing herbaceous geophyte of the genus Oxalis also known as Candy cane sorrel, Oxalis versicolor perennial summer deciduous plant, used as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropical or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 6-10.

Leaves color green in in linear shape.

Oxalis versicolor flower

Flower color white but under the petals and when the flower almost open there is pattern of red and white with 5 petal the petals emerged together in the base of the flower, the size of the flower 2-3 cm, the flowers grow on cluster.

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Requirements for Oxalis versicolor growing and care:

Cool weather, well-drained soil

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed / Bulb/ Vegetative Reproduction

Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
Invasive, contain oxalic acid

Recommended planting season?
Autumn, winter, spring

Pests and diseases:
Powdery mildew, fungal

Pruning season:
Spring / Summer

How to prune a Oxalis versicolor:
For design

Size of the plant?
20-35 cm, 8-14 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / Big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Half Shade / Full Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Yes

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Autumn / Winter / Spring

General information about the flower
White flowers but under the petals and when the flower almost open there is pattern of red and white with 5 petals the petals emerged together in the base of the flower, the size of the flower 2-4 cm, the flowers grow on cluster

Scientific name:

Oxalis versicolor

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