Oxalis vulcanicola growing herbaceous geophyte of the genus Oxalis also known as Volcanic Sorrel, Oxalis vulcanicola perennial summer deciduous plant, used as ornamental plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropical or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 8-11.
Leaves color purple or green in obcordate (heart shape) the leaves grow in group of the 3 heat shape connected in the base of the heart and create radial shape, the stem edible and hollow.
Oxalis vulcanicola flower
Flower color yellow with 5 petal the petals emerged together in the base of the flower, the size of the flower 1-2.5 cm, the flowers grow on cluster.
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Requirements for Oxalis vulcanicola growing and care:
Cool weather, more than -2C
What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seed / Bulb/ Vegetative Reproduction
Is it necessary to use vegetative reproduction?
Difficulties or problems when growing:
Recommended planting season?
Autumn, winter, spring
Pests and diseases:
Powdery mildew, fungal
Spring / Summer
How to prune a Oxalis vulcanicola:
For design and dead leaves and flowers stems
Size of the plant?
10-25 cm, 4-10 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing / Medium growing
Average amount of water / Big amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade / Full Shade
Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Autumn / Winter / Spring
General information about the flower
Yellow flowers with 5 petal the petals emerged together in the base of the flower, the size of the flower 2-4 cm, the flowers grow on cluster