Phyllanthus polygonoides Nutt. ex Spreng.
Smartweed Leaf-flower, Knotweed Leafflower
Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)
USDA Symbol: PHPO3
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Bloom InformationBloom Color: White , Green
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov
DistributionUSA: AR , AZ , LA , MO , NM , OK , TX
BenefitUse Wildlife: Seeds are important dove and quail food.
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Brackenridge Field Laboratory - Austin, TX
Jacob's Well Natural Area - Wimberley, TX
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0376 Collected May 12, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
NPSOT 0729 Collected Sep 7, 1992 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
NPSOT 0343 Collected May 26, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-JHS-2 Collected 2005-06-07 in Llano County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Web ReferenceWebref 38 - Flora of North America - beta site (2019) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Webref 23 - Southwest Environmental Information Network (2009) SEINet - Arizona Chapter
Additional resourcesUSDA: Find Phyllanthus polygonoides in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Phyllanthus polygonoides in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Phyllanthus polygonoides
MetadataRecord Modified: 2022-12-05
Research By: TWC Staff