Portulaca grandiflora Hook.

  • Family (As per The Plant List) : Portulacaceae
  • Species : Portulaca grandiflora
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Portulaca grandiflora Hook.
  • Common name : Rose moss
  • Collection Nos : R.R Rao 1121
  • Key identification features : A prostate or ascending herb, with loose hairs at nodes. Leaves are linear, terete. Flowers are pink, red or white. Stamens are numerous.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments : Cultivated in gardens
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Distribution Locality : Mysore, Udupi, Dakshina kannada
  • Floras referred : Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2003 - Udupi; Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2014 - Flora of South Kanara


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