Croton alabamensis E.A. Sm. ex Chapm.
Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)
USDA Symbol: CRAL3
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Habit: Subshrub , Shrub
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Complexity: Simple
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 11 feet tall, often shorter.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Yellow
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr
DistributionUSA: AL , TN , TX
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From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Texas Discovery Gardens - Dallas, TX
BibliographyBibref 1620 - Gardening with Native Plants of the South (Reprint Edition) (2009) Wasowski, S. with A. Wasowski
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Web ReferenceWebref 38 - Flora of North America (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Croton alabamensis in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Croton alabamensis in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Croton alabamensis
MetadataRecord Modified: 2023-01-09