Oxalis adenophylla, O. enneaphylla on the east coast

diana chapman rarebulbs@earthlink.net
Sun, 10 Jul 2005 13:27:01 PDT
I am not on the east coast, but I do grow several of the species from
Patagonia and the Falkland Islands.  They are very heat intolerant, and also
need to be grown dry and kept very dry during the winter.  O. adenophylla is
the most adaptable, but still doesn't like heat.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jim McKenney" <jimmckenney@starpower.net>
To: "'Pacific Bulb Society'" <pbs@lists.ibiblio.org>
Sent: Sunday, July 10, 2005 12:44 PM
Subject: [pbs] Oxalis adenophylla, O. enneaphylla on the east coast

> Has anyone out there who gardens on the east coast of North America had
> term success with either Oxalis adenophylla or O. enneaphylla as garden
> plants?
> I've tried O. adenophylla, and it does not seem to be very heat tolerant.
> If you are growing these plants successfully, please post some advice.
> I've sent this post also to Alpine-L.
> Jim McKenney
> Montgomery County, Maryland, USA, USDA zone 7, where some of the Mexican
> Oxalis are right at home.
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