Portulaca pilosa L. Djanggara
Sp.Pl. 1:445 (1753)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Alien to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 15 May 1996

Succulent, erect or prostrate annual, herb, to 0.2 m high. Fl. yellow/pink, Jan to Jul or Nov. Sandy, loamy & clayey soils.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Great Sandy Desert, Little Sandy Desert, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Augustus, Cape Range, Carnegie, Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Hamersley, McLarty, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pindanland, Roebourne, South Kimberley Interzone, Trainor, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Canning, Kimberley.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Karratha, Meekatharra, Port Hedland, Wiluna, Wyndham-East Kimberley.