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Portulaca halimoides
silkcotton purslane Purslane Family
Portulaca halimoides Portulacaceae
common name
  silkcotton purslane
accepted scientific name
  Portulaca halimoides L.
rules for finding collection records
  Portulaca halimoides (314)
  Portulaca parvula (41)
family name
Image Author: ©2012 Keir Morse
Image License: CC BY-NC-SA
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .1 to .25 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Opposite
Plant Observed 3rd week of July thru 3rd week of November

How Likely at this Location (17%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (33)
Gila Wilderness (4)
Wikimedia Commons (4)
New Mexico Flora (3)
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