Portulaca suffrutescens Shrubby Purslane
PERENNIAL. A low, semi-erect fleshy plant with narrow, cylindrical
spine-like leaves. Pinkish orange flowers, 2 cm in diameter, bloom
in August after summer rains and are only open in bright sunlight.
In the Empires, rare in fine gravel or on rocky hillsides.
FAMILY: Portulacaceae (Purslane Family)