Purslane is a fast-growing herbaceous annual with succulent leaves and stems. Tropical perennial in USDA growing zones 10–11. Plant purslane in full sun and well-drained soil. The plants are extremely drought tolerant once established.

Purslane, ColorBlast Watermelon Punch
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