Oxalis latifolia

Oxalis latifolia Oxalis latifolia Oxalis latifolia

Oxalis latifolia - Bulbous herbs; outer bulb scales papery brown, 5-10 mm long, with 3 orange-coloured veins at the back; inner scales fleshy. Leaves 2-8; pinnae subequal, 1-3.5 x 2-7.5 cm, broadly shallow sinus at the apex; lamina glabrous above; petioles about 35 cm long and about 2 mm thick, purplish at the base; petiolules about 1 mm long, pilose. Inflorescence umbellate, with 5 to many flowers ; peduncle 6-30 cm long. Petals 9-14 mm long, purple.

Scientific Name Oxalis latifolia
Family Name OXALIDACEAE
English Name Wood sorel
Local Name Maha embulembiliya
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Naturalized Exotic
Edible Parts none

Oxalis latifolia Oxalis latifolia Oxalis latifolia

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