African Plant Database


Portulaca fischeri Pax
Family : PORTULACACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 17: 585 (1893)
Information on the genus : Portulaca
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Small annual, decumbent herb with short prostrate or ascending branching near the base.
Ecology : Inland areas near Lake Victoria; open short grassland on sandy soil; overgrazed areas; shallow soil over rocks; 1050-1500 m alt. Similar to P. centrali-africana.
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
 
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Record n°17262
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