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
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