Portulaca collina Dinter

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Derivation of specific name: collina: of the hills, growing on hills
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W
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Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 68.

Wild, H. (1961). Portulacaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(2) Page 365.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Portulaca collina
African Plant Database: Portulaca collina
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Portulaca collina
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Portulaca collina
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Portulaca collina
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iNaturalist: Portulaca collina
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Portulaca collina
JSTOR Plant Science: Portulaca collina
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Portulaca collina
Plants of the World Online: Portulaca collina
Tropicos: Portulaca collina
Wikipedia: Portulaca collina

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Portulaca collina.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=123170, retrieved 23 September 2023

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