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Euphorbia dentata

Euphorbia dentata Michx.

Toothed Spurge, Toothed-leaf Poinsettia

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)

USDA Symbol: EUDE4
USDA Native Status: L48 (NI)

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Specimen & Label Data

Euphorbia dentata

Wild Poinsettia, Toothed Spurge


Location: South of East-West path, just South of the swimming pool--Oakwell Farms.
Latitude: 0.000000

Habitat: Half shade; above average moisture. Deep alluvial soil, usually alkaline, but tempered by humus.

Description: Annual, to 40 cm tall. Erect, single stalk, some plants branched in upper third. Leaves opposite, ovate, acute apically and attenuate basally, dentate. Petioles 20 mm, or more. Involucres terminal.

County: Bexar
Collector: Harry Cliffe
Collection Date: May 22, 1987
Specimen number: 139

Herbarium Owner: NPSOT
Herbarium ID: 0326
Accession Date: May 3, 1993
Accession Number: 26

Annotations: MCFRB

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