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Chamaesyce hypericifolia (Graceful sandmat)
Smith, R.W.

Chamaesyce hypericifolia

Chamaesyce hypericifolia (L.) Millsp.

Graceful Sandmat, Graceful Spurge, Chickenweed, Large-spotted Spurge, Garden Spurge, Fluxweed, Baby's-breath Euphorbia

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)

Synonym(s): Chamaesyce glomerifera, Euphorbia bifida, Euphorbia glomerifera, Euphorbia hypericifolia

USDA Symbol: CHHY2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N), HI (I), PR (N), VI (N)


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2 photo(s) available in the Image Gallery

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: 6-24 inches in height. Occasionally to 36 inches.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep


USA: AL , AZ , CA , FL , GA , LA , MD , NM , SC , TX

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.

Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0765 Collected Jun 19, 1993 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe

1 specimen(s) available in the Digital Herbarium

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2015-11-19
Research By: JAM

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