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Stone, Robert L.
Chamaesyce serpens (Kunth) Small
Matted sandmat, Prostrate spurge, Creeping spurge
Synonym(s): Euphorbia serpens
USDA Symbol: CHSE4
Bloom InformationBloom Color:
White Bloom Time:
Jun , Jul , Aug Bloom Notes: Staminate
flowers 3–many, generally in 5 clusters.; Pistillate flower
1, central, stalked.
, WY Canada: SK Native Habitat:
Gardens, yards, orchards, vineyards, crop fields, nursery grounds and containers.
National Wetland Indicator Status
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1
(Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here
for map of regions.
From the National Organizations Directory
According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:
Nueces River Authority
- Uvalde, TX
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0972
Collected Oct 10, 1994 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
Record Last Modified: 2011-08-03
Research By: TWC Staff