Wild About Arkansas

Wildflowers

Kiss Me Quick

Scientific Name: Portulaca pilosa

Common Names: Kiss Me Quick

Description

A prostrate to suberect fleshy branching plant with small pink or purple flowers at the end of branches. Leaves are linear to oblong lance shaped.

Blooms are only open for a few hours.

Bloom Color(s): red, pink, purple

Bloom Width: 1/2 in.

Plant Height: to 6 in.

Duration: Annual,Perennial

Bloom Period: June to October

Plant Family: Portulacaceae

Growth Habit: Forb/herb

Sightings: Near U. S. Highway 167 and LA. Hey 1241