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Portulaca

TranslingualEdit

Portulaca grandiflora
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin portulāca (purslain), from portula (little door), from porta (door) + -ula (diminutive suffix), apparently because of the door-like opening of the seed capsule.

Proper nounEdit

Portulaca f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Portulacaceae — the portulacas or purslanes.

See alsoEdit

  • See Wikipedia for species