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Browsing: Portulacaceae

Portulacaceae is a family of flowering plants, comprising about 20 genera with about 500 species, ranging from herbaceous plants to shrubs. The family has a cosmopolitan distribution, with the highest diversity in semiarid regions of the Southern Hemisphere in Africa, Australia, and South America, but with a few species also extending north into Arctic regions.

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Succulentopedia Avonia quinaria

Avonia quinaria

Avonia quinaria is a dwarf caudiciform plant with a turnip-shaped caudex and a spherical crown of numerous thin branches that grow up to 1…

Succulentopedia Avonia papyracea

Avonia papyracea

Avonia papyracea is a dwarf succulent with several slender branches that radiate from a tapered rootstock or basal caudex, wholly clothed…