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Chamaesyce cinerascens (Ashy sandmat)
Anderson, Wynn

Chamaesyce cinerascens

Chamaesyce cinerascens (Engelm.) Small

Ashy Sandmat

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)

Synonym(s): Euphorbia cinerascens

USDA Symbol: CHCI2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Breeding System: Flowers Unisexual

Bloom Information

Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
Bloom Notes: The 3 styles on the pistillate (female) flower are cherry-red. The male flowers are minute.




Bibref 293 - Manual of the Vascular Plants of Texas (1979) Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston

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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2021-02-25
Research By: TWC Staff

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