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Euphorbia dentata var. dentata

Euphorbia dentata Michx. var. dentata

Toothed Spurge

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge family)

Synonym(s): Anisophyllum dentatum, Euphorbia dentata var. linearis, Euphorbia dentata var. rigida, Euphorbia herronii, Poinsettia dentata


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 2 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Red , Pink
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov


USA: AL , AR , AZ , CA , CO , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MD , MI , MO , MS , NC , NJ , OH , OK , PA , SC , TN , TX , VA , WV
Native Habitat: Bottomland forests, stream and river banks, bluffs, prairies, glades and open disturbed areas.

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2020-03-09
Research By: CBR

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