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FamilyOXALIDACEAE
Genus species var.Oxalis  meisneri Sond. 
SynonymsAcetosella meisneri (Sond.) Kuntze
Territory Southern AfricaCape Provinces, (Western Cape Province)
grassland
Altitude300-350m
Description whitish hirsute, stems leafy, glandular-hirsute, leaves shortly petiolate, leaflets linear-cuneate, retuse, adaxially glabrous, abaxially appresed hirsute
Size5-15cm
Colorpinkish 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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