Portulaca Plants
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Portulaca flowers close up in middle of day

Anonymous added on August 31, 2015 | Answered

Why do Portulaca flowers close up during the middle of the day and not reopen till the next day? They have full sun most all day and don't draw many butterflies but thoudands of bees love them. Thank you.

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on September 2, 2015

This is the growing and blooming pattern for these flowers.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/ornamental/flowers/portulaca/portulaca-plants.htm

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