Fire fern, Red Oxalis

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Fire fern, Red Oxalis
Scientific Name : Oxalis hedysaroides ‘Rubra’
Family : Oxalidaceae
Common Name : Fire fern, Red Oxalis
Description:
It is a small bush growing height of 30 cm. It has dense foliage of colour maroon-red. Cute little flowers are yellow. The plant is sensitive to touch and leaves droop down if touched. It is native to Caribbean.
Propagation : Stem cuttings
Longevity : Perennial

 

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