Portulaca oleracea


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Noun1.Portulaca oleracea - weedy trailing mat-forming herb with bright yellow flowers cultivated for its edible mildly acid leaves eaten raw or cooked especially in Indian and Greek and Middle Eastern cuisinePortulaca oleracea - weedy trailing mat-forming herb with bright yellow flowers cultivated for its edible mildly acid leaves eaten raw or cooked especially in Indian and Greek and Middle Eastern cuisine; cosmopolitan
purslane - a plant of the family Portulacaceae having fleshy succulent obovate leaves often grown as a potherb or salad herb; a weed in some areas
genus Portulaca - genus of mainly tropical fleshy or trailing herbs
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The objective of this work was to investigate the effectiveness of salinity, drought and temperature on seeds of Portulaca oleracea L.
Purpose: The effects of Portulaca oleracea (Po) lyophilized aqueous extract were determined on the serum high-density lipoproteins ([HDL.
Purslane, known formally as portulaca oleracea, invades gardens and even sprouts from sidewalk cracks.
Five tropical forages were used in this experiment, the forage species were Leucaena leucocephala, Moringa oleifera, Portulaca oleracea, Guazuma ulmifolia and Brosimum alicastrum, this last one was included as control forage, due to previous feeding experience and chemical composition of this plant.
Don Roots astringent, used in menorrhagia Portulaca oleracea Linn.
soothing portulaca oleracea extract and olive, grape seed and jojoba seed oils for deep hydration.
Cactus Finches were also seen feeding on Portulaca oleracea, which has tiny (0.
As populacoes de plantas daninhas encontradas na comunidade infestante foram Amaranthus viridis, Bidens pilosa, Brachiaria plantaginea, Coronopus didymus, Cyperus rotundus, Digitaria nuda, Eleusine indica, Galinsoga parviflora, Lepidium virginicum, Nicandra physaloides, Oxalis latifolia, Parthenium hysterophorus, Portulaca oleracea, Solanum americanum e Synedrellopsis grisebachii.
Let's take for example the "useless weed" Portulaca oleracea, a wild plant that grows both in India and Puerto Rico (where
Orthoceras strictum * * * Oxalis perennans * * * Pelargonium australe * * Phragmites australis * * * * Portulaca oleracea * * * Prasophyllum spp.