rose moss


noun

a portulaca, Portulaca grandiflora, widely cultivated for its showy flowers.

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rose moss

noun

a low-growing portulacaceous plant, Portulaca grandiflora, native to Brazil but widely cultivated as a garden plant for its brightly coloured flowers
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