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Croton cortesianus Kunth
Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)
USDA Symbol: CRCO9
USDA Native Status: L48 (N)
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Perennial
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 10 feet tall.
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct
Bloom Notes: May flower year-round in the right conditions.
Native Distribution: Texas Rio Grande Valley
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
National Butterfly Center - Mission, TX
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 cortesianus in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Croton cortesianus in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Croton cortesianus
MetadataRecord Modified: 2022-11-07
Research By: Joseph A. Marcus