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Chamaesyce lata (Hoary sandmat)
Nugent, Louis R

Chamaesyce lata

Chamaesyce lata (Engelm.) Small

Hoary Sandmat, Hoary Euphorbia

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)

Synonym(s): Euphorbia lata

USDA Symbol: CHLA10

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Arrangement: Opposite
Leaf Shape: Deltoid
Leaf Margin: Entire
Leaf Base: Truncate
Breeding System: Flowers Unisexual
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
Bloom Notes: Minute flowers, male and female.


USA: CO , KS , NM , OK , TX


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


Record Modified: 2015-05-05
Research By: TWC Staff

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