Purslane (Portulaca oleracea)

http://www.durgan.org/URL/?RIAUA 8 August 2011 Purslane (Portulaca oleracea)

Usually purslane is prevalent in most gardens. It is probably the most ubiquitous plant throughout the world, usually growing in places not wanted, hence classified as a weed. It is a plant that should be utilized as food. It is similar to water cress in texture, and is am nice supplicant to salads. I am constantly removing large patches of purslane from my vegetable garden. It is almost impossible to eradicate.

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