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Oxalis  arenaria Bertero   
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FamilyOXALIDACEAE
Genus species var.Oxalis  arenaria Bertero 
SynonymsOxalis biglandulosa Steud.
 Oxalis hyalinorhiza R.Knuth
 Oxalis tnctoria Molina
Territory Western South AmericaSouthern South AmericaChile CentralChile South
rocky slopes
Altitude0-4000m
Description acaulescent, petioles glabrous, 6-11cm, leaflets 3, broadly obcordate, abaxially hirsute, emarginate, peduncles subglabrous, flowers 2-7 in umbel, sepals linear
Size10-25cm
Colorpurple
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
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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