Gallery of Autumn Leaves
'Sunset Velvet' Oxalis
In September, Oxalis siliquosa 'Sunset Velvet' still has
its summer colors, predominantly lime-green, with some
of the leaves' spring-pink & red here & there.
By late October & early November 'Sunset Velvet'
takes on a new shade of pink quite distinct from
the multitude of shades on spring's new growth.
Later in November, this oxalis begins to prove it really
doesn't love the cold, & begins the process of
dying back to the ground. It remained lively through
many frosty mornings. But by December, after a couple of
very cold days, it suddenly dies to the ground
& will not re-emerge until spring.
Read about this perennial
& view the gorgeous spring colors on the
Oxalis 'Sunset Velvet' Main Page
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