Oxalis violacea L.

  • Family : OXALIDACEAE
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : Oxalidaceae
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Oxalis debilis var. corymbosa (DC.) Lourteig
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Common weed, often in coffee estates, naturalised as an escape from gardens
  • Flower, Fruit : April-July
  • Distribution :
    • Karnataka : Bengaluru district, Chikkamagaluru district, Mysuru district
  • Native : Central & Tropical South America
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Sharma B.D, 1984 - Flora of Karnataka Analysis
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Oxalis violacea. Downloaded on 19 February 2020.

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