Herb: Orange Flameflower


Latin name: Talinum aurantiacum


Family: Portulacaceae (Purslane Family)



Edible parts of Orange Flameflower:

Root - cooked.

Description of the plant:



Plant:
Perennial


Height:
40 cm
(1 foot)

Habitat of the herb:

Dry plains and rocky slopes at elevations of 1000 - 2000 metres.

Propagation of Orange Flameflower:

Seed -

Cultivation of the herb:

Dry plains and rocky slopes at elevations of 1000 - 2000 metres.

Medicinal use of Orange Flameflower:

None known

Known hazards of Talinum aurantiacum:

None known

Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.