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.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Dampierland, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Fortescue, Pindanland, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Derby/west Kimberley, East Pilbara, Wyndham-East Kimberley.