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Can you identify this please


By Maridon

West Sussex, United Kingdom Gb

I have been given an unusual house plant. It has long thing stems with variegated purple triangular leaves (three to a stem) which open in daylight and close at night. Also it has sprouted a delicate pink daisy like flower. It looks oriental to me but I would be more than pleased to know its name and origin and especially how to care for it.



Oxalis maybe? Sorry, I don't know too much above the plant, but someone will :-)

21 Oct, 2008


Please could you post a photo of your plant? Then one of us may well recognise it.

22 Oct, 2008


It does sound like Oxalis but as spritz said need a pic to be sure, also most types of Oxalis are out door not house plants, are you sure it is a house plant?

22 Oct, 2008

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