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Q.Where are the seeds on the purslane flower

Zone 27504 | Anonymous added on June 17, 2020 | Answered

I understand I can cut sprouts and
pot them. However
I would
like to have some seed as well.

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Answered on June 18, 2020

Those are moss roses. The seeds form once a pollinated flower withers, and the seedpod or capsule grows at the base of the flower. The flowers are just the first portion of the reproductive cycle.

This article will give you more information about these plants: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/portulaca/portulaca-plants.htm

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