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Can anybody tell me the name of this yellow flower that has come up in my Canaries Palm pot. The flowers open in the warm and close up again when it geys cooler.

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Hi, its an Oxalis possibly O. pes-caprae. Hope this helps :)

13 Aug, 2011


Whilst it is containedin the pot it is very pretty. Try not to let it escape or it will rampage everywhere.

13 Aug, 2011


Commonly known as Bermuda Buttercup - rampaging on unused ground all through the south of Spain!

14 Aug, 2011


Thanks so much for the replies. Although it is a pretty little thing, should I try to get rid of it to stop it spreading, and keep the palm healthy and strong ?

14 Aug, 2011


I agree they are very pretty -you could always just keep a separate pot of them?

14 Aug, 2011


Keep them in a pot and dead head regularly.

15 Aug, 2011

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