African Plant Database


Portulaca humilis Peter
Family : PORTULACACEAE
Protologue : Feddes Repert. Beih. 40: II. 267, in clavi (1932)
Information on the genus : Portulaca
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Annual herb with a long root; stems strongly succulent, 3-4 mm stems suberect, very woody (3-5 mm ) at base, 10-20 cm
Ecology : Ecology unknown; 400 m alt. Only known from the type.
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
 
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Record n°17270
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