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Oxalis  pycnophylla Wedd.   
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FamilyOXALIDACEAE
Genus species var.Oxalis  pycnophylla Wedd. 
SynonymsOxalis azanaquensis R.Knuth
 Oxalis hauthalii R.Knuth
 Oxalis lepidocaulis Norlind
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaArgentina NorthwestBoliviaChile North
steppes
Altitude3000-5000m
Description taproot and subterranean rootstock, leaves trifoliolate, leaflets obcordate, 2-4mm long, petioles solid, campylotropous, flowers solitary, 9-12mm long
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationsunny site with a deep, drained soil
alpine house, rich, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyChloris andina (Weddel) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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