Oxalis corniculata - Plant

Wood sorrel can be grown outdoors in rock gardens and as a ground-cover plant or indoors as a houseplant.
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1Oxalis corniculata - Plant
26 inch (15 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)

About Oxalis corniculata

Oxalis corniculata, the creeping woodsorrel, also called procumbent yellow-sorrel or sleeping beauty, resembles the common yellow woodsorrel, Oxalis stricta.

Plant Specifications

*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Oxalis corniculata
Maximum Reachable Height 12-18 in.
Flower Colour yellow
Bloom Time Spring-Summer
Difficulty Level easy to grow

Planting and care

  • Place three or four wood sorrel bulbs or rhizomes into each hole.
  • Push loose, prepared soil over the bulbs or rhizomes until the top of the soil is level with the surrounding garden soil.
  • Water the placed you planted bulbs or rhizomes to settle the soil.
  • Water the planting site when its soil begins to dry. After the plants grow and have healthy stems and leaves, give them an application of 20-10-20 or 15-15-15 fertilizer once per week.
  • Allow the soil to dry, and do not fertilize the wood sorrel plants if they become dormant.
  • Some wood sorrel species become dormant and appear dead for as long as three months up to four times per year.
  • Resume watering and fertilizing after new stems and leaves appear on the wood sorrel plants.

    Oxalis corniculata care

    Select a sunny or partially shady outdoor planting site. Mix a 3- to 6-inch layer of organic matter such as compost, well-aged cow manure and sphagnum peat moss into the planting site.
    Mix it in thoroughly to a depth of 10 to 12 inches with a rototiller or shovel.
    Plant wood sorrel bulbs or rhizomes in the prepared soil in fall. Dig planting holes ½ to 1 inch deep and 4 to 6 inches wide with a hand trowel. Space holes for multiple plantings 6 inches apart.

    Sunlight Full Sun to Partial Shade
    Watering Medium
    Soil well-drained soil
    Temperature 25 ± 2 ºC.
    Fertilizer Apply any organic fertilizer

    Oxalis corniculata special feature

    They usually bloom in spring and fall, producing pink, purple, red, white or yellow flowers.

    Oxalis corniculata uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • The plant is used for ornamental purpose

    Medicinal Use:

    • It is anthelmintic, anti-inflammatory, astringent, depurative, diuretic, emmenagogue, febrifuge, lithontripic, stomachic and styptic
    • It is used in the treatment of influenza, fever, urinary tract infections, enteritis, diarrhea, traumatic injuries, sprains and poisonous snake bites

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Do shamrock plants need lots of light?

    Shamrocks need bright indirect light.

    Do shamrock plants bloom?

    Shamrock plants bloom periodically, with delicate white or pink flowers which peek out from clusters of leaves throughout their growing season.

    Do shamrock plants spread?

    Yes Shamrock plants spreads

    Do shamrock plants close up at night?

    The shamrock plant opens its leaves in the day time and closes them at night.

    Can shamrock plants grow outside?

    You can grow Shamrock outdoor where indirect bright light is available.

    Can shamrock plants be planted outside?

    You can grow Shamrock outdoor where indirect bright light is available.

    Do shamrock plants like to be misted?

    Yes shamrock plants like to be misted

    Do shamrock plants go dormant?

    Most species of shamrock, which grow from tiny bulbs, lose their leaves and go dormant a few times a year.

    Do shamrock plants like sun or shade?

    Shamrock plants like shade

    Are shamrock plants poisonous?

    It is mildly toxic if consumed in large quantities.

    Is shamrock plant edible?

    No, shamrock plant is not edible


    Saturday, 15 February 2020

    It came well packed and is exactly how they show it

    Vijayalakshmi Kesharwalaa

    Wednesday, 27 November 2019

    What are other names of this plant?

    Madhu Grover

    Tuesday, 19 November 2019

    Thank you very much. Love your company and site.

    Riya Srivastava

    Wednesday, 13 November 2019

    What is Botanical name of this plant?


    Monday, 11 November 2019

    Very nice plant to have.

    Shakil Anwar

    Wednesday, 06 November 2019

    It is easiest to grow houseplant.

    Vasudeva Prasad

    Friday, 01 November 2019

    How often should i water it and does it come with soil or should i get my own soil?

    gurjot singh

    Friday, 01 November 2019

    Couldn t find it anywhere else.

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    Monday, 28 October 2019

    i just check out d site,its realy vry amazing n affordable site,thanku fr introducing to sch site.

    Divya Kuchibhotla

    Friday, 25 October 2019

    This plant is very easy to grow.


    Thursday, 24 October 2019

    M vry hapy wid d plants..... its so b ful ...... just want to know how often have to sprinkle water in it..

    Marudadu RajyaLakshmi

    Thursday, 17 October 2019

    Perfectly OK for indoor use with artificial lighting.

    Priti Prasad

    Monday, 25 June 2018

    Perfect product to improve the ambience in your home and give it a fresh look!

    Suratika Gautam

    Saturday, 23 June 2018

    IS this, an indoor plant ????

    Shweta Jain

    Friday, 22 June 2018

    Great plant, great case, great packaging. If you are planning to buy please go ahead.

    Lakshmi Mc

    Tuesday, 19 June 2018

    I have been growing exotic plants for 50 years

    Joshi Prisy

    Sunday, 17 June 2018

    Is the item durable?

    Nishi Saxena

    Friday, 15 June 2018

    Does it comes with soil?

    Madhu Grover

    Friday, 08 June 2018

    perfect gift for your office and home.

    anilkumar a r

    Monday, 04 June 2018

    I m really impressed with this plant properties.

    Santhosh Santy

    Saturday, 02 June 2018

    Perfectly shipped with care... Live plant is healthy...

    Pundrik Sharma

    Thursday, 31 May 2018

    Great plant..looked nice.


    Wednesday, 30 May 2018

    Good quality they all grow nicely?

    Ashish Bhujbal

    Wednesday, 30 May 2018

    Simply love the plant....healthy n beautiful!!....Thankyou for the free gifts!!

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    Monday, 28 May 2018

    What a great experience from start to finish.

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    Sunday, 27 May 2018

    I have been growing exotic plants for 50 years

    Rinki Tewari

    Monday, 21 May 2018

    I purchased a plant online from nursery live and received it in a very perfect condition, Thanks nurserylive team


    Wednesday, 16 May 2018

    Nice plant and vase. As well. I like it

    BiNu VisWam V

    Monday, 14 May 2018

    This Exotic Plant looks so beautiful.

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    Tuesday, 08 May 2018

    Nice packing & plants,like professional brand..


    Sunday, 06 May 2018

    Amazed us with safe and sound delivery

    Amar Nath Singh

    Friday, 04 May 2018

    Attractive plants for pot culture

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    Monday, 12 February 2018

    Received in good condition. Liked them very much!

    Divya Kuchibhotla

    Saturday, 23 December 2017

    Very nice plant ...n very neatly packed

    Manu Khanna

    Sunday, 02 July 2017

    Excellent plant. needs quite a bit of care though

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    Tuesday, 27 June 2017

    Nice plant. team is also always ready to help. Go for this if you are interested in buying a online plant. you wont be disappointed.

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    Wednesday, 21 June 2017

    Very nice plant but price is ok

    Vijayalakshmi Kesharwalaa

    Monday, 19 June 2017

    Love how cute the plant is..

    Jyoti Dhingra

    Wednesday, 14 June 2017

    perfect gift for your office and home.

    Dheeraj Yadav

    Wednesday, 31 May 2017

    I put some water in this plant everyday and they grow like mad!

    Marudadu RajyaLakshmi

    Sunday, 23 April 2017

    Great plant..looked nice n fresh wen i received ..Highly recommend it!

    Manisha Joshi

    Monday, 20 February 2017

    Very happy with product. All the leaves were green and fresh. A very nice product in such a affordable price

    Rasika Srivastava

    Friday, 10 February 2017

    can you supply marble or terracotta rectangular pot?

    Nikita N. Chitale

    Monday, 06 February 2017

    Grown in coco-peat and hence requires less water while being relatively insect free.

    Aditi Agarwal

    Tuesday, 24 January 2017

    Great plant..looked nice.

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    Saturday, 21 January 2017

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    Thursday, 19 January 2017

    Thank you Nurserylive for such nice live plants collection


    Tuesday, 17 January 2017

    Absolutely superb in every way

    Nishi Saxena

    Saturday, 31 December 2016

    A happy customer ?? But like could the rate be a bit reasonably else all good ... thanks

    Bharathi Thillai

    Thursday, 01 December 2016

    Amazed to see this plant.

    Joshi Prisy

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