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Portulaca oleracea
common purslane Purslane Family
Portulaca oleracea Portulacaceae
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common name
  common purslane
accepted scientific name
  Portulaca oleracea L.
rules for finding collection records
  Portulaca neglecta (2)
  Portulaca oleracea (2813)
  Portulaca retusa (76)
family name
  Portulacaceae
Image Author: ©2005 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .3 to .4 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Opposite
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru 3rd week of December
Not Native, Invasive in AZ

How Likely at this Location (69%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
base map where plant found
mag select

Disturbed
Riparian
Desert
Forest
Sand
Rocky
Grassland
grid lines base