COMMON NAME: portulacaGENUS: PortulacaSPECIES: P. grandifloraFAMILY: PortulacaceaeBLOOMS: summerTYPE: perennial {grown as an annual}DESCRIPTION:  The creeping habit of portulaca makes it wonderful to use in rock gardens, hanging baskets or low flower beds. The plant rarely grows taller than 8 inches. The leaves are short and narrow but thick and fleshy. The blossoms look like single … Continue reading Portulaca