This member of the Portulacaceae
family was described by Moritz
Kurt Dinter in 1923.
It is found in northern and central Namibia, southern Zimbabwe
and north-east South Africa. It will get swollen roots, up to five centimetres
in diameter. The branches will get 30 cm. The flowers are yellow.
An other species: Portulaca
cardenasiana, D. Legrand. Bolivia. Red flowers.