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Hairy Purslane (Portulaca villosa)

  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Endangered
  • Family: Portulacaceae
  • State: HI
  • Nature Serve ID: 158318
  • Lifeform: Forb/herb
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 07/24/2023

Where is Hairy Purslane (Portulaca villosa) located in the wild?

States & Provinces:

Hairy Purslane can be found in Hawaii

Which CPC Partners conserve Hairy Purslane (Portulaca villosa)?

CPC's Plant Sponsorship Program provides long term stewardship of rare plants in our National Collection. We are so grateful for all our donors who have made the Plant Sponsorship Program so successful. We are in the process of acknowledging all our wonderful plant sponsorship donors on our website. This is a work in progress and will be updated regularly.

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Taxon Portulaca villosa
Authority Cham.
Family Portulacaceae
CPC Number 9652
ITIS 20438
Duration Perennial
Common Names Hairy Purslane
Associated Scientific Names Portulaca villosa
State Rank
State State Rank
Hawaii S1
Ecological Relationships

Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Bees Confirmed Pollinator Link
Flower-loving flies Flower flies Confirmed Pollinator Link

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