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Euphorbia nephradenia

Euphorbia nephradenia Barneby

Paria Spurge, Utah Spurge

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge family)


USDA Symbol: EUNE2

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 10 inches tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White , Yellow , Green
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug


Native Habitat: Saltbush, blackbrush, Ephedra-dominated scrub and desert communities.

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


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

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