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FamilyOXALIDACEAE
Genus species var.Oxalis  ciliaris Jacq. 
SynonymsAcetosella ciliaris (Jacq.) Kuntze
 Oxalis mundtii Sond.
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
sandy grassland
Altitude300-600m
Description bulbs ovate with brown scales, leaves at apex of stem, leaflets 3, petiolate, linear, obtuse, adaxially glabrous, abaxially shortly pubescent, pedicels longer than leaves
Size3-30cm
Colorpurplish violet
Bloomearly spring
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationsunny site with a poor, sandy soil
alpine house, sandy soil, sun
Propagationseed in spring, germ. 1-3 months 18-21°C
division of resting tubers
BibliographyFlora Capensis (Harvey) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
African Plant Database www.ville-ge.ch/cjb/bd.php
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