EPPO Global Database

Oxalis tetraphylla(OXATE)

Overview
Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: OXATE
  • Preferred name: Oxalis tetraphylla
  • Authority: Cavanilles

Notes

Mexico, Central America. Cultivated as an ornamental. Introduced in Europe, Himalayas, India, China, Korea, Cameroon


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Ionoxalis tetraphylla (Cavanilles) Rose
Oxalis deppei (Loddiges) Sweet

Common names
Name Language
four-leaf wood sorrel English (AU)
four-leaved pink sorrel English
four-leaved wood sorrel English
good-luck leaf English
good-luck plant English
iron cross English
iron-cross oxalis English
lucky clover English
wood sorrel English
Glücksklee German
Glückskleesauerklee German
Ziersauerklee German
faux trèfle à quatre feuilles French
trèfle à quatre feuilles French
Deppe's klaverzuring Dutch
mon-katabami Japanese
モンカタバミ Japanese
кислица Деппе Russian
кислица четырёхлистная Russian
szczawik czterolistny Polish
szczawik Deppego Polish
szczawik jadalny Polish
četverolisni  Croatian