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Portulaca pilosa
Portulaca pilosa
kiss-me-quick Purslane Family
Portulaca pilosa Portulacaceae
common names
  kiss me quick
accepted scientific name
  Portulaca pilosa L.
rules for finding collection records
  Portulaca pilosa (154)
  Portulaca mundula (0)
family name
  • Portulacaceae
Image Author: ©2012 Rick McNeill
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.2 to 0.4 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed All Year
Naturalized in Hawaii. Native to the Americas.

How Likely at this Location (26%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
where plant found
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Accepted Scientific Name

Portulaca pilosa   L.   (TSN: 20425, Index: 648)

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Family Names