Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium
Friday, August 29, 2014 University of Mississippi | Biology Department
Mississippi Plants Checklist
Portulaca Species
Each of the following have been documented for the state of Mississippi.
"Accepted Name" is the scientific name currently used in the USDA Plants Database.
Click on the Accepted Name to search the Pullen Herbarium Specimen Database.

Accepted Name: Portulaca grandiflora Hook.
Source: 1985. Castanea.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Portulaca oleracea L.
Source: Lowe, E.N. 1921. Plants of Mississippi. Mississippi State Geological Survey Bull., No. 17. Jackson, Mississippi.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Portulaca pilosa L.
Source: Radford, A.E., H.A. Ahles, and C.R. Bell. 1964. Manual of the Vascular Flora of the Carolinas. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Portulaca umbraticola Kunth
Source: 1992. Castanea.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Portulaca umbraticola Kunth ssp. umbraticola
Source: 1992. Castanea.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

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