African Plant Database

Oxalis trichophylla Baker
Information on the genus : Oxalis
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Oxalis anthelmintica var. glanduligera Engl.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial acaulescent herb c. 15 cm tall, with vertical rhizome tall; often red-stemmed. leaves in a basal rosette.
Ecology : Woodland, grassland, cultivated ground on sandy soil. * * * Several species are introduced becoming pernicious weeds of cultivated ground; a few ornamentally grown species are escapes; cf. list in Enum. I: 107, 1991.
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see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 58220
Record n°58220
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