Plants for sale are Oxalis hedysaroides "Fire Fern" plants. Plants for sale are between 4-8" tall. Can you say super purple!! Each plant I offer is Hybridized and grown from tissue cultures to be a disease free exact replica of the mother plant. The deep, maroon-red leaves and brilliant yellow blossoms make this one of our most sought-after species. An evergreen Oxalis that has brightened windowsills and living rooms for many years with its richness of color. A native of Colombia, Venezuela, and Ecuador, it thrives in a bright sunny spot and warm temperatures. Ships to the continental United States only.
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Oxalis soil requirements and planting instructions, Mix together the following: 60 percent potting soil; 20 percent peat moss; 20 percent coarse sand and a handful of perlite. Place this mixture in a pots, beds or garden and plant your Oxalis . When planting Oxalis in the landscape plant at 12" apart. Proper site preparation ensures years of growth and once established they will not require weed control. Strong growth will Soil Ph should be around 6.0-7.0 light conditions, When making a site selection keep your plant in an area that has non direct light. This species of Oxalis is considered hardy at zones 8b-10 Oxalis, If using drip irrigation allow soil to dry slightly between waterings. Do not over water.
Oxalis is very drought tolerant. Produces bright purple flowers that bloom in the spring time and fall. Oxalis grass fertilizer, this mild feeder loves an organic fertilizer N-P-K ratio or 5-5-5 or lower. Oxalis pests and disease, Pests or diseases are few and far between. Oxalis are also referred to as purple clover or purple shamrock. Oxalis are generally grown from shoots, seeds and tissue culture. There are several different varieties of Oxalis. Florida Hill Nursery is your internet source for buying rare plants and fruit trees. Our online Plant selection ensures the best selection of internet plants available. Ceck out our wide selection of other tropical plants, subtropical plants and norther temperate climate plants. Buy 1 plant or tree and recieve free shipping on the next three plants or trees using *best way shipping. Our online selection of rainforest tropicals and fruit trees can add a piece of the tropics to your back yard, greenhouse, patio or garden.
This product was added to our catalog on Wednesday 08 June, 2011.