Portulaca Oleracea is a small plant of about 30 to 40 cm height. It has small leaves. The plant distribution in so vast globally, starting from Africa to Middle East to Malaysia to Australia. As a result the origin of this plant is not certainly determined. Due to its root, it can grow in poor soils. Hear a fresh and an old Portulaca Oleracea leaf is magnified by microscope to 19x.