Originally native to India and North Africa, purslane, or Portulaca oleracea, now grows all over the world. Most in North America still consider it a weed, but many cultures grow the green for culinary uses. It is known for its slightly sour and salty
Cinnamon works as a natural fungicide so if you see white, fuzzy mold starting to grow on your plants, simply sprinkle some cinnamon on top to kill the fungus. A pinch will do. Another tip is to mix cinnamon in with your starting mix
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