Croton monanthogynus Michx.
Prairie tea, One-seed Croton
Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)USDA Symbol: CRMO6
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
Specimen & Label Data
Location: North side of walking path, behind nearest house to the south gate--Oakwell Farms.
Habitat: On steep slope; very dry, alkaline, alluvial soil. Full sun.
Description: 20 cm, erect, taprooted annual. Stems brown. Leaves ovate-oblong lower to narrowly eliptical upper. Lower petioles as long as leaves; upper ones half or less the length of the blade; all entire.
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 25, 1987
Specimen number: 160
Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0337
Accession Date: May 8, 1993
Accession Number: 27 Annotations: MCFRB