and other weeds typically find their way into the garden by way of nursery plants.
The acquisition of Oxalis
is in line with our long-term strategy to continue to offer innovative solutions, said Thomas S.
THE collection includes Anemone, Iris, Oxalis
, Allium, Chinodoxa, Tarda, Linfolia and Jetfire.
Mix colourful Anemone de Caen and delicate Oxalis
for bright borders, whilst tall Liatris and Gladioli add height and a focal point.
Martha Washington geraniums and ornamental oxalis
add splashes of color.
The rockery is coming into its own now and a welcome addition is oxalis
, commonly known as shamrock or sorrel.
Other South African bulbs (including corms and rhizomes) that can be grown here comprise a formidable list, including almost everything from A to Z, as follows: Agapanthus (lily-of-the-Nile), Amaryllis (naked lady), Babiana (baboon flower), Brunsvigia, Bulbinella, Chasmanthe, Clivia (Kaffir lily), Crinum, Dietes (fortnight lily), Eucomis, Freesia, Galtonia, Gladiolus, Gloriosa, Haemanthus (blood lily), Homeria, Ixia, Lachenalia, Lapeirousia, ornamental Oxalis
, Rhodohypoxis, Schizostylis, Sparaxis (harlequin flower), Streptanthera, Tritonia, Tulbaghia (society garlic), Vallota, Veltheimia, Watsonia, and Zantedeschia (calla lily).
This is oxalis
triangularis Francis purple, otherwise known as purple shamrock as it has three leaves just like the shamrock.
And while you're at it, don't forget the freesias, anemones, lilies, oxalis
, hyacinths, snowdrops, amaryllis and of course the wonderful daffodils.
Buy 100 spring bulbs, which consist of five tulip Apeldoorn, 20 Allium molly, 20 alstromeria, 15 grape hyacinth, 20 oxalis
, 20 Anemone de Caen for just pounds 12.
Round-Up, whose active ingredient is glyphosate, kills a host of weeds, but oxalis
is not one of them.
Widmann FrE[micro]hlich architectes & Oxalis
architectes paysagistes, a l attention de Yves Beetschen, rue de l Athenee 12, 1205 Geneve, Suisse, Telephone: 022 347 33 03, Fax: 022 347 33 01, E-mail: info@mwarch.