Oxalis – Molten Lava™ – Oxalis vulcanicola
Dead-Heading Not Necessary
Self-cleaning, no deadheading necessary.
Use in hanging baskets, combinations, window boxes and landscapes
Maintenance Category Easy
Water Category Average
Flower Form Landscape, Container
pH B - pH 5.8 - 6.2
EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9
Fertilization 150 - 200
Light Requirements Medium, High
Water Requirements Dry to Moderate
Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit
Growing On Temperature 70 - 75° Fahrenheit
Holding Temperature 40 - 50° Fahrenheit
Planting and Timing Information
Spring through Summer Finish. Standard PPP.
Finishing Times [weeks]
4-5" and Quart Pot : 6-8
6" and Gallon Pot : 8-10
7-9" Pot : 10-12
10-12" and Two Gallon Pot : 12-14
Pinching and Growth Regulators
Pinch once, two weeks after liner planting. PGRs should not be necessary. Sumagic is effective if needed.
Pest and Disease Management
General pest and disease practices as listed in notes.
Don't bury crowns.