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Sorrel

Oxalis massoniana

Partial Shade
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Sorrel Overview

A low, deciduous plant with brick red flowers with yellow throats in summer. Native to South Africa.

How to propagate Sorrel

Bulbs

Propagate by division of the bulbs or from seed in autumn.

Division

Seed

Other uses of Sorrel

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