EPPO Global Database

Oxalis debilis(OXADE)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: OXADE
  • Preferred name: Oxalis debilis
  • Authority: Kunth


South America (northwest to Brazil). Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in Euromediterranean region (western), southern Asia, central Africa, USA (western and southern), Caribbean, Argentina. See also its var. corymbosa, which some authors do not regard as distinct

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Oxalis debilis var. debilis Zuccarini

Common names
Name Language
oxalis chétive French
azedinha Portuguese
azedinha-de-sapo Portuguese
erva-de-folhas-grandes Portuguese
кислица слабая Russian
rózsaszín Hungarian
šťavel cibulkatý Czech
kyslička cibuľkatá Slovak