You can order common purslane (Portulaca oleracea) as seeds online or through a local garden center. The seeds are available in common purslane varieties, such as golden purslane ("Goldberg") and red purslane ("Gruner"). Johnny's Selected Seeds, Territorial Seed Company and High Mowing Organic Seeds all sell purslane on their websites.
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Janet Teas has been writing professionally since 1993. She is an architectural color consultant, avid gardener and decorator. She has written home and garden articles for publications such as "Better Homes & Gardens," "Hometown Cooking," "Country Woman" and "The Essential Herbal" magazine. Teas received a Bachelor of Music in music education from Bowling Green State University.