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Euphorbia dentata (Toothed spurge)
Strickland, Sam C.

Euphorbia dentata

Euphorbia dentata Michx.

Toothed spurge, Toothedleaf poinsettia

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: EUDE4

USDA Native Status: L48 (NI)

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Flower:
Fruit:
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov

Distribution

USA: AL , AR , AZ , CA , CO , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MD , MI , MO , MS , NC , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV

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:

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center - Austin, TX
Nueces River Authority - Uvalde, TX
Jacob's Well Natural Area - Wimberley, TX

Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0614 Collected Oct 17,1993 in Comal County by Mary Beth White
NPSOT 0425 Collected May 4, 1993 in Bexar County by Mike Fox
NPSOT 0115 Collected June 1, 1991 in Bexar County by Lottie Millsaps
NPSOT 0593 Collected Apr 28, 1991 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
NPSOT 0672 Collected May 29, 1991 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
NPSOT 0326 Collected May 22, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe

Additional resources

USDA: Find Euphorbia dentata in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Euphorbia dentata in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Euphorbia dentata

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2010-02-03
Research By: TWC Staff

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