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Oxalis  johnstonii R.Knuth   
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FamilyOXALIDACEAE
Genus species var.Oxalis  johnstonii R.Knuth 
Territory Southern South AmericaChile North, (AntofagastaAtacama)
dry, sandy grassland
Altitude0-900m
Description glandular-viscid, leaflets 3, sessile, triangular, cuneate, rounded, 2cm, peduncles thick, to 12cm, bracts subulate, flowers in cyme, sepals densely glandular, petals 15mm
Size10-20cm
Coloryellow
Bloomsummer
Ca
Typetuberous perennial
Cultivationdry, sunny 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
BibliographyDas Pflanzenreich (Engler) www.biodiversitylibrary.org
Flora del Conosur www2.darwin.edu.ar
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