The Tortoise Club

Plant Name:

Pink Perslane

Latin Name:

Montia sibirica

Plant Type:


Edible Part:

Leaves, Flowers


Claytonia sibirica, the pink purslane, candy flower, Siberian spring beauty or Siberian miner’s lettuce, is a flowering plant in the family Montiaceae, native to the Commander Islands (including Bering Island) of Siberia, and western North America