Purslane is a beautiful little annual flower.
In summary, what you need to know:
Last name : Portulaca grandiflora
Family : Portulacaceae
Type : Annual
Height : 10 to 15 cm
Exposure : Sunny
Ground : Ordinary, well drained
Flowering : June to October
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Blooming all summer long and easy to maintain, it will adorn your garden as well as your pots and planters.
Preferably in spring for purslane bought in a bucket, keeping a distance of 15 cm between each foot.
For sowing, perform a sowing under shelter in February-March or sowing in place in March-April. Thin out to 15 cm.
Remove withered flowers.
To know about purslane
This very pretty annual, creeping and with a spreading habit, offers a beautiful flowering with bright and varied colors.
Easy to maintain, purslane requires very little water and is even drought resistant.
It will adapt perfectly to your rockeries, to low walls but also to planters, pots and suspensions.
Smart tip about purslane
No need to water, even on a hot day.