Oxalis megalorrhiza - Wood Sorrel Caudiciform
Oxalis megalorrhiza - Wood Sorrel Caudiciform
Oxalis megalorrhiza - Wood Sorrel Caudiciform
Oxalis megalorrhiza - Wood Sorrel Caudiciform

Oxalis megalorrhiza - Wood Sorrel Caudiciform

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A low growing perennial that has fleshy light green leaves emerging from a swollen basal stem, this stem can get quite thick giving the appearance of a bonsai style plant. This plant goes dormant in winter and growth emerges in early spring with an abundance of buttery yellow flowers. 

Shop all Oxalis or learn more about this genus here or family grouping here.

Current Pot Size: 80mm

Synonyms: Bonsai Wood Sorrel

Endemic: South America

Light: Category 1-4, in 1-2 plant will stay compact, in 3-4 the plant will survive and flower but grow a little leggy (please see our blog on plant light requirements)

Soil: Well draining, moisture retaining. Soil type x (please see our blog on soil requirements)

Fertiliser: As directed on your fertiliser of choice. Fortnightly or monthly during the growing season (please see our blog on plant food)

Watering: Don't over water, they like to dry out between waterings when grown in lower light. In full sun, water regularly. 

Humidity: Low (0-30%)

Maintenance: Low maintenance, these plant seem to be resistant to a lot of diseases, but sometimes can be prone to aphids seasonally but they don't seem to affect the plant too much. If the plant shows signs of declining indoors then it may be getting overwatered or not receiving enough light. 

Postage is a flat rate of $18, spend over $99 and it's free! Live plants can only be posted directly to NSW, ACT, QLD, VIC, SA. Plants can be sent to WA, NT and TAS via a plant concierge. Please see our blog on quarantine states for more information.

All plants pictured are considered an accurate representation of the plant you will receive. It represents the rough size, colour and condition. These are plants however and due to changes in climatic conditions and plant variation there will be minor differences.

We are now adding in 'Transport risk' in the product description as some plants are more delicate than others and/or find transport stressful. We will rate in terms of Low, Medium or High risk and discuss specifically to the plant in question. If this information is not provided yet please feel free to reach out via email to ask. Please also note that if plants are sent with new leaves that haven't had the chance to harden off they are susceptible to physical damage in transit as the slightest touch can cause it. 

Please note that we use 'Bugs for Bugs' regularly as a preventative control measure for pests. These predatory bugs are administered in vermiculite. This vermiculite is sprinkles onto the leaves and sometimes remains. 

We know that sometimes it's hard to get an idea of the size of the plant your are purchasing. Photos can make plants look bigger than they actually are. That's why we've made it easy. In each listing you will notice a photo with a background with lines drawn. These lines are distanced 5cm away from each other and the photographs are taken straight on with products against the wall. These photos will be the best indicator of size.