Dryland Purslane
Pygmy Purslane
Dryland Purslane (Calandrinia eremaea)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Land Plants (Charophyta) - Land Plants (Equisetopsida) - Other Small Plants
Order: Betalains (Caryophyllales)
Family: Purslane (Portulacaceae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Dryland Purslane (Calandrinia eremaea)
This Photo:     Flower Back
Other name: Small Purslane

Thank you Tony and Jenny Dominelli for confirming the id of this species for us

EXTRA - Photo Specific Information:
This was unfortunately a weeding casualty.
Amazingly Marie replanted near our caravan, and kept it watered and it survived

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), the Riverland and elsewhere

Copyright © 2013-2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 11-Sep-2013
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)