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Euphorbia brachycera

Euphorbia brachycera Engelm.

Horned Spurge

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)

Synonym(s): Euphorbia brachycera var. robusta, Euphorbia lurida, Euphorbia montana, Euphorbia odontadenia, Euphorbia robusta, Tithymalus brachycera, Tithymalus montanus, Tithymalus robustus


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Class: 1-3 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul


USA: AZ , CO , ID , MN , MT , ND , NE , NM , NV , SD , TX , UT , WY


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

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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2010-02-03
Research By: TWC Staff

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