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Oxalis crassipes /Oxalis

Oxalis crassipes  / Oxalis crassipes
Pinkish purple flowers with clover-like foliage
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Pinkish purple flowers with clover-like foliage

Flowers and shamrock-like foliage

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Scientific Name: Oxalis crassipes
Common Name: Oxalis
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Fall
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Comments: This fast growing perennial can quickly spread into areas of the landscape where it is unwanted, such as in cultivated beds and lawn areas. It is used as a ground cover for sunny sites, in containers, naturalisitc settings, and for color almost year round. Plants go dormant during summer.