Taxon profile


Garden Pink-sorrel
Oxalis latifolia Humb., Bonpl. & Kunth

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Oxalidales »  family Oxalidaceae »  genus Oxalis - woodsorrel

Scientific synonyms

Acetosella violacea subsp. latifolia (Kunth) Kuntze
Ionoxalis latifolia (Kunth) Rose
Sassia latifolia (Humb., Bonpl. & Kunth) Holub
Oxalis latifolia subsp. latifolia
Oxalis acromelaena Diels
Acetosella violacea var. albida Kuntze
Oxalis araucana Reiche
Ionoxalis attenuata Small
Oxalis binervis Regel
Ionoxalis bipartita Rose

Other names

= Broad-leaf Woodsorrel
= Broadleaf Woodsorrel
= Fish-tailed Oxalis
= Largeleaf Wood-sorrel
= Pink Shamrock
= Purpleflower Oxalis


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Oxalis latifolia Humb., Bonpl. et Kunth]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Oxalis latifolia Kunth]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Oxalis_latifolia_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Oxalis latifolia Kunth]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Oxalis latifolia Humb., Bonpl. et Kunth]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Oxalis latifolia Kunth]
Data retrieved on: 2 October 2014
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Oxalis latifolia Humboldt, Bonpland et Kunth]

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