African Plant Database

Portulaca erythraeae Schweinf.
Protologue : Bull. Herb. Boissier 4, app. 2: 171 (1896) 
Information on the genus : Portulaca
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Biennial, succulent herb, slightly ramose with erect branches, woody (±1,5 cm ) at the base, prostrate to very occasionally
Ecology : Dry sunny granite rocks; 1300 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°17239 modified 2006-11-28
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