How to care for your Oxalis
Use these instructions to care for an Oxalis. This guide will tell you how to water an Oxalis; its light, temperature, humidity preferences and any additional care it might need to help it grow.
Oxalis will do best in very bright indirect sunlight and can handle direct sunlight through a window. However, if kept outside it cannot handle direct light and must be kept in the shade.
Water your Oxalis when the soil is 50-75% dry. Your plant cannot tolerate soggy soil.
Your Oxalis prefers a humid environment, use a humidifier or mist often if the air is dry.
Your Oxalis prefers normal room temperatures between 65-75. They cannot tolerate hot temperatures above 75-80 degrees.
Feed your Oxalis once a month during spring and summer with an all-purpose houseplant fertilizer.
Oxalis is considered to be toxic to cats and dogs.
Oxalis is unique in that it stores energy underneath the soil in bulbs! If it gets too cold or you forget to water it for an extended period of time, all of the leaves may die back, however, this does not necessarily mean the plant is dead! This plant can revive itself and come back to life and regrow when put back in ideal conditions again.