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FamilyOXALIDACEAE
Genus species var.Oxalis  convexula Jacq. 
SynonymsAcetosella convexula (Jacq.) Kuntze
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
sands
Altitude150-350m
Description acaulescent, glabrous, bulbs oval, black, smooth, leaflets obtuse or emarginate, punctate on both faces, not venose, abaxially pale, sepals lanceolate, obtuse, ciliolate
Size5-15cm
Colorrose, white, violet
Bloomearly spring
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivation
alpine house, dry rest in summer, watering from November
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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