Purslane and Portulaca forum: Added a couple of Portulaca grandiflora today

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TennesseeDave
May 19, 2017 3:21 PM CST
Mojave Pink and Tangerine



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May 19, 2017 5:19 PM CST

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Those are beautiful! Thank you for posting them Thumbs up

Mine are just now starting to bloom. I need to get photo's when they do.
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purpleinopp
May 24, 2017 7:40 AM CST
Gorgeous plants! The pink one I have is not so bright, that's awesome! Your plants are P. umbraticola, not P. grandiflora:

Purslane (Portulaca umbraticola)
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Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
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purpleinopp
May 28, 2017 5:52 AM CST
@TennesseeDave are you around?
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TennesseeDave
May 28, 2017 9:38 AM CST
purpleinopp said:@TennesseeDave are you around?

I am now.

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TennesseeDave
May 28, 2017 9:41 AM CST
purpleinopp said:Gorgeous plants! The pink one I have is not so bright, that's awesome! Your plants are P. umbraticola, not P. grandiflora:

Purslane (Portulaca umbraticola)


Thanks for keeping me straight. Thank You!

Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
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purpleinopp
May 28, 2017 10:05 AM CST
Happy to suggest. ;) And TY for the acorns!
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TennesseeDave
May 28, 2017 11:30 AM CST
@purpleinopp How do I change the name of this plant so it is in the right place in the plant database? I put photos in as grandiflora as seen in post #1 of this thread.
Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
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purpleinopp
May 29, 2017 6:34 AM CST
When you click on each pic, at the bottom should be a link to move the plant to a different entry. I didn't see cultivar names with "Mojave" in the name, so they could go in the species entry:
Purslane (Portulaca umbraticola)

But if they came with cultivar names, you could request to add entries for those cultivar names in the database, if you would prefer for your pics to represent the specific cultivars.
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TennesseeDave
May 29, 2017 10:35 AM CST
Thanks Tiffany @purpleinopp. I have made the proposal to move.
Name: Tiffany purpleinopp
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purpleinopp
May 29, 2017 12:14 PM CST
Awesome! Whew, I'm sweating. Just came in to take a break from snipping Portulaca stems & filling in a solid line where my borders are in the sun. If I see any for sale with diff. color blooms, I'll have to get them!
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