Talinum Juss. [Not native]

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 3 December 2020

  1. Talinum fruticosum (L.) Juss., Gen. Pl. (1789) 312; --Portulaca fruticosa L., Syst. Nat. ed. 10 2 (1759) 1045. --Talinum triangulare (Jacq.) Willd., Sp. Pl. 2 (1799) 862; --Moody, Weeds reported in rice in South and Southeast Asia (1989) 296; --Portulaca triangularis Jacq., Enum. Syst. Pl. (1760) 22. Native to tropical America, introduced into the Philippines, used as an ornamental in succulent collections. Naturalized in rice fields and riparian zones. Photos


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Nyffeler, R, & U Eggli. 2010. An up-to-date familial and suprafamilial classification of succulent plants. Bradleya 28: 125-144

Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

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