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Family: PORTULACACEAE 

 Amphipetalum paraguayense
 

Photo from: Instituto de Boánica Darwinion

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Author:  Nélida María Bacigalupo 1988
Family:  Portulacaceae
Habitat:  Paraguay
Soil:  Sandy
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  6,5 centimetres
Height:  40 centimetres
Flower:  White
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -
This member of the Portulacaceae family was described by Nélida María Bacigalupo in 1988. It is found in Bolvia and Paraguay. It is a xerophytic scrub with a tuberous root which can grow up to 6,5 centimetres in diameter. The branches will grow up to 40 centimetres. The flowers are white.  It grows in a sandy soil with some water and some sun.