A picture of a Oxalis bowiei

Oxalis bowiei

Oxalis bowiei

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Oxalis bowiei Overview

A clump-forming bulbous perennial with leathery heart-shaped, mid green leaves. Funnel-shaped flowers are deep purple-pink in greenish tubes appearing in summer.

How to propagate Oxalis bowiei

Bulbs

You can propagate by division of the bulbs in autumn or early spring.

Division

Seed

From seed in autumn.

Other uses of Oxalis bowiei

Grown for their colourful flowers (which in bud are rolled like an umbrella), and their often attractive leaves.