African Plant Database

Portulaca conoidea S.M. Phillips
Protologue : Kew Bull. 55(3): 693 (2000)
Information on the genus : Portulaca
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent herb with slender, erect stems 15-20 cm tall, branching cm, 1-1,5 cm ?at base; bark greyish or light brown, densely
Ecology : Open bushland on deep red sand; 150 m alt. Close to P. kermesina. Only known from the type collected in 1974.
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°17258
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