Portulaca oleracea

Portulaca oleracea  Portulaca oleracea  Portulaca oleracea

Portulaca oleracea - Annual herbs, up to 35 cm high. Leaves 20-40 x 15-20 mm, fleshy, glabrous. Flowers 3-6 in capitula, about 1 cm across; petals (4-) 5, yellow, 3-9 x 7mm. Capsule ovoid or subglobose, 4 x 3 mm in diameter, straw-yellow. Seeds about 1 mm in diameter, black.

Scientific Name Portulaca oleracea
Family Name PORTULACACEAE
English Name Purslane
Local Name Genda kola
Sanskrit Name
Conservation Status
Status Native
Edible Parts Leaves and young stem

Portulaca oleracea  Portulaca oleracea  Portulaca oleracea

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