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Euphorbia pinetorum

Euphorbia pinetorum (Small) G.L. Webster

Pineland Spurge

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge family)

Synonym(s): Euphorbia deltoidea ssp. pinetorum, Poinsettia pinetorum

USDA Symbol: EUPI5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Up to about 3 feet tall.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Pink , Green , Purple
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec


Native Distribution: Known in North America only in Florida, where it is listed as endangered.
Native Habitat: Sandy soils in pinelands.

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


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

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