Species Oxalis semiloba (Fishtail sorrel)

Biological classification:
  • kingdom: Plantae
  • - phylum: Magnoliophyta
  • -- order: Oxalidales
  • --- family: Oxalidaceae
  • ---- species: Oxalis semiloba
Characteristics:small herb; up to 10 cm tall; each leaf consits of 3 lobed leaflets; leaves fold up at night; pink or purple flowers with a yellow center
References:Van Rooyen et al. 2001: 174
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