African Plant Database

Portulaca pilosa L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 445 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Portulaca
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual or short-lived perennial with spreading, decumbent erect or suberect, generally fasciculate from the base, to 7-30
Ecology : from America, found in Tanzania.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-Herb- Ht 0.05 - 0.18 m. Alt: 450 - 1400 m. Distribution: BOT, GA, LP, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 147 (1997).
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°17230
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