Montia perfoliata


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Related to Montia perfoliata: miner's lettuce, Claytonia perfoliata
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Noun1.Montia perfoliata - succulent herb sometimes grown as a salad or pot herbMontia perfoliata - succulent herb sometimes grown as a salad or pot herb; grows on dunes and waste ground of Pacific coast of North America
Indian lettuce - a plant of the genus Montia having edible pleasant-tasting leaves
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Don, Polygonum orientale L., Reynoutria japonica Houtt, Eichornia crassipes (Mart.) Solms., Montia perfoliata (Donn.
Claytonia, Miner's lettuce also known as winter purslane (Montia Perfoliata) forms cup-shaped rosettes, with tiny, white, funnel shaped flowers.
Along with other cold-season vegetables, try Miner's lettuce (Montia perfoliata), a shade-tolerant Western native with tender, funnel-shaped leaves, grown extensively in Europe as a commercial salad plant.