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Tragia brevispica (Shortspike noseburn)
Lynn, Janice

Tragia brevispica

Tragia brevispica Engelm. & A. Gray

Shortspike Noseburn

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)


USDA Symbol: trbr4

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Vine

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Green



From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:

Patsy Glenn Refuge - Wimberley, TX
Stengl Biological Research Station - Smithville, TX

Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2013-07-10
Research By: TWC Staff

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