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Euphorbia mercurialina (Mercury spurge)
Cressler, Alan

Euphorbia mercurialina

Euphorbia mercurialina Michx.

Mercury Spurge

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)

Synonym(s): Tithymalopsis mercurialina

USDA Symbol: EUME4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Size Notes: Up to about 1 foot tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May


USA: AL , FL , GA , KY , NC , TN , VA

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2018-11-20
Research By: CBR

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