Oxalis triangularis / wood sorrels

Oxalis triangularis (L.), Oxalidaceae

Active substance extract
CAS number  n.a.
Plant part bulbs, leaves or flowers
China list no
Conditions fresh or dried and crushed
Country of origin the Netherlands



Oxalis as an Active Ingredient in Cosmetics and Nutraceuticals

‘Oxalis triangularis,’ also known as wood sorrels, is a cultivated plant in the Netherlands, belonging to the Oxalidaceae family. It serves as an active substance in skincare products and nutraceuticals.

Cosmetic Applications of Oxalis:

Our Oxalis triangularis is used as an active substance in skincare products. Utilize our high-quality plants to produce extracts for incorporation into creams, lotions, or serums, enhancing your skincare benefits. Oxalis genus plants contain antioxidant and moisturizing properties beneficial for skincare formulations.

Nutraceutical Applications of Oxalis:

Many Oxalis species are edible in small quantities, rich in nutrients like vitamin C. The tubers and leaves of specific Oxalis species, consumed globally for millennia, make Oxalis highly suitable for nutraceuticals.

Natural Crop Protection Applications of Oxalis:

Oxalis can be utilized as an active substance in natural crop protection products. With antimicrobial properties, Oxalis contributes to effective crop protection.

We offer over 30 different varieties and species, including Oxalis articulata rubra, deppei, and purpurea, each with a unique chemical composition. Our specialization lies in cultivating and supplying premium fresh or dried plant materials for high-quality extracts or personal cultivation.

Delivery Conditions of Oxalis Raw Material:

We specialize in supplying premium plant materials, perfect for high-quality extracts or personal cultivation—bulbs, tubers, flowers, and more.

  • Fresh Flowers
  • Dried Flowers
  • Fresh Bulbs
  • Crushed and Dried Bulbs

We can identify and cultivate Oxalis with the highest yield of active compounds for your needs!

In the Netherlands, we commercially grow around 30,000 different varieties, each with its own unique ingredients. Share your requirements, and we will identify the variety with the highest levels of active substances. Our laboratory, equipped with the latest analytical tools, supports your R&D. From literature investigation to plant species selection, extraction, fractionation, and/or purification processes. Using fraction-guided bio-assays and advanced analytical techniques, we verify and assess the bioactivity of compounds. More information about our services. And explore our plant extract library derived from commercially grown Dutch plants.

For further information, feel free to contact us!

Get in touch via 0031 651 537699 or info@holland biodiversity.com.

Additional information

Country of origin

the Netherlands

Active substance


CAS number

not applicable

China list



food ingredients