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Oxalis  drummondii A.Gray   
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FamilyOXALIDACEAE
Genus species var.Oxalis  drummondii A.Gray 
SynonymsIonoxalis drummondii (A.Gray) Rose
 Oxalis leonis R.Knuth
 Oxalis vespertilionis Torr. & A.Gray
Territory Southwestern U.S.A.South-Central U.S.A.MexicoArizonaMexico NorthwestNew MexicoTexas
rocky slopes
Description acaulescent, leaves ternate, leaflets obcordate or obtriangular, bilobate, lobes truncate, green, petiolate, flowers in umbellate cyme, petals 15-23mm long
Size10-15cm
Colorpale purple
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
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 of resting tubers
BibliographyMartin, W.C. et al. (1980) A flora of New Mexico
USDA Plants Database plants.usda.gov
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