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Euphorbia longicruris

Euphorbia longicruris Scheele

Wedgeleaf Spurge

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)


USDA Symbol: EULO2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Root Type: Tap
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Leaf Shape: Obovate
Leaf Margin: Entire
Leaf Apex: Mucronate , Obtuse
Breeding System: Flowers Unisexual
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Class: 0-1 ft.

Bloom Information

Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May


Native Distribution: Edwards Plateau, north-central Texas, and eastern part of Plains Country of Texas; Oklahoma & Mexico; endemic.
Native Habitat: Calcareous soil.

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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