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Jatropha cathartica Terán & Berl.
USDA Symbol: jaca3
USDA Native Status: Native to U.S.
Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial Habit: Herb Root Type:
Tuberous Leaf Complexity: Palmate Breeding System:
Flowers Unisexual Fruit Type: Capsule Flower:
Fruit: Size Class:
Bloom InformationBloom Color: Red , Pink
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
TX Native Distribution:
Rio Grande Plains of Texas and Mexico. Native Habitat:
Brush on clay soil. USDA Native Status: L48(N)
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Record Modified: 2011-08-17
Research By: DEW