Rose Moss

This is another of the genera that taxonomists are always debating. Current estimates say that there are between 40 and 100 species in it depending on the source of your information. They are found in both temperate and tropical regions. Some species are edible and others have become invasive weeds.

 

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Portulaca grandiflora Rose Moss
P. neglecta Upright Purslane
   
   
   

 

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