Oxalis levis T.M.Salter (1935:118)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last (and only) record: 1933 (Oberlander et al., 2011)

Rediscovered in 2011 (Oberlander et al., 2011)



Malmesbury, Western Cape Province, South Africa


Biology & Ecology










Germishuizen, G. and Meyer, N. L. (eds.). (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.

Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J. C. (2000). Cape Plants: A conspectus of the Cape Flora of South Africa. Strelitzia 9. National Botanical Institute, Cape Town.

Hall, A. V., De Winter, M., De Winter, B. and Van Oosterhout, S. A. M. (1980). Threatened plants of southern Africa. South African National Scienctific Programmes Report 45. CSIR, Pretoria.

Hilton-Taylor, C. (1996). Red data list of southern African plants. Strelitzia 4. South African National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.

Oberlander, K. C., Ebrahim, I., Koopman, R. and Raimondo, D. (2011). Oxalis levis T.M.Salter. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/06/07.

Raimondo, D., von Staden, L., Foden, W., Victor, J. E., Helme, N. A., Turner, R. C., Kamundi, D. A. and Manyama, P. A. (2009). Red List of South African Plants. Strelitzia 25. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.

Salter, T. M. (1944). The genus Oxalis in South Africa: a taxonomic revision. Journal of South African Botany Supplement 1: 1-355.


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