'Candycane sorrel' is a plant in the Oxalis genus with a scientific name of Oxalis versicolor. The botanical name epithet for Candycane sorrel (versicolor) means 'changing color'.
1-1.5" white flowers, tinged with red atop a clover-like mound of leaves.Candycane sorrel grows as a perennial and is an ornamental. Being a perennial plant, it tends to grow best over several years (approx 3 years and greater). Candycane sorrel normally grows to a max height of 8.58 inches (that's 22.0 cm metric). This plant tends to bloom in mid summer, followed by first harvests in mid summer.
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plant in full sun to partial shadeEnsure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Candycane sorrel is a half hardy plant.
These plants have been known to grow well alongside Candycane sorrel so consider planting:
These plants will not grow well with Candycane sorrel so avoid planting these within close proximity:
These problems, diseases and pests are known to affect Candycane sorrel plants: