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FamilyOXALIDACEAE
Genus species var.Oxalis  ptychoclada Diels 
SynonymsOxalis marcapatensis R.Knuth
 Oxalis polyrhiza R.Knuth
Territory Western South AmericaEcuadorPeru
rocky slopes
Altitude2000-4000m
Description leaves in rosette, crowded, ternate, petiolate, leaflets glabrous, margins membranous, 5-6mm, obcordate, carnose, glaucous, peduncles 4-10-flowered, corolla 12-15mm, conical
Size10-15cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuft
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 in early spring and fall; cuttings in late summer
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