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Scientific name: Portulaca sp.

  • Plant type | succulents
  • English | Purslane
  • Dutch | Portulaca
Purslane, Portulaca
Portulaca  sp.

IN GENERAL

  • Height in meters | 0.30
  • Grows | medium
  • Flowers are | pink
  • Leaves are | brown

IN YOUR GARDEN

  • Wind tolerance | high
  • Drought tolerance | very high
  • Salt tolerance | high
  • Sun or Shade | both

REMARKS

This native Portulaca grows on the rough (wind, salt spray) north coast of Curaçao. Good for rock gardens and as a ground cover. Do not water too much.

PESTS & DISEASES

No known pests or diseases for this plant