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Sonoran Desert Plants
Euphorbia spathulata (Warty Spurge)

Crater Range

 

Habitat: playas
Life Form: forb,annual
Leaf Description: opposite simple toothed smooth
Flower Color: green
Flowering Period: Mar. to Aug.
Spines: spineless
Family: Euphorbiaceae (spurge family)
Abundance: locally 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 48 (6.7 MB pdf)

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

 

 

 

 

 

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