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Oxalis  subacaulis Hook. & Arn.   
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FamilyOXALIDACEAE
Genus species var.Oxalis  subacaulis Hook. & Arn. 
SynonymsOxalis hickenii Looser
 Oxalis llaretensis R.Knuth
 Oxalis minutula Ces.
Territory Southern South AmericaArgentina Northwest, (CatamarcaMendozaSan Juan)
rocky slopes
Altitude2000-3000m
Description leaves trifoliolate, leaflets obtriangular to obcordate, bilobate, 5-7mm, grey, with red margins, petiole red, flowers ca. 12mm long, in bud red striate
Size5-10cm
Coloryellow
Bloomlate spring
Ca
Typelax cushion
Cultivationsunny, dry, rock crevices, protection against winter wet
alpine house, poor, drained soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
division in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora Argentina www.floraargentina.edu.ar
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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