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Sonoran Desert Plants
Euphorbia pediculifera var. pediculifera (Louse Spurge, golondrina)

Cabeza Prieta Peak

 

 Euphorbia pediculifera var. pediculifera

 Euphorbia pediculifera var. pediculifera

 Euphorbia pediculifera var. pediculifera

 Euphorbia pediculifera var. pediculifera

 Euphorbia pediculifera var. pediculifera

 Euphorbia pediculifera var. pediculifera

 Euphorbia pediculifera var. pediculifera

Habitat: widespread
Life Form: forb,perennial or forb,annual
Leaf Description: opposite simple or lanceolate entire
Flower Color: white or whitish and maroon or reddish
Flowering Period: Most of year
Spines: spineless
Family: Euphorbiaceae (spurge family)
Abundance: common
Additional Information:
Felger, R.S., S. Rutman, and N.C. Taylor. 2015. Ajo Peak to Tinajas Altas: A flora of southwestern Arizona. Part 13. Eudicots: Euphorbiaceae. Phytoneuron 2015-26: 1-65. Published 15 April 2015. SSN 2153 733X page 35 (6.7 MB pdf)

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Our member horticultural expert is Hank Jorgensen. For more information on this plant species, see Hank's page on Euphorbia pediculifera var. pediculifera (opens in a new tab).

 

 

 

 

 

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