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Common name

English: Moss-rose Purslane

German: Großblütiger Portulak

Portuguese: Onze-horas


Kingdom: Plantae (2654)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2567)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2163)

      Order: Caryophyllales (112)

        Family: Portulacaceae (6)(family description)

          Genus: Portulaca (5)

            Epithet: grandiflora Hook. (7)

grandiflora => with flowers larger than the normal


Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: violet, pink, red, orange, yellow, white

External links

Check for Portulaca grandiflora at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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