Calflora
Taxon  Report   13192    
Euphorbia ocellata  Durand & Hilg.
Contura creek spurge
Euphorbia ocellata
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Photos from
CalPhotos / Calflora
Euphorbia ocellata
© 2005 Steve Matson
Euphorbia ocellata
© © 2005 George W. Hartwell
Euphorbia ocellata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Euphorbia ocellata
© 2015 Barry Breckling
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Chamaesyce ocellata ssp. ocellata

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Chamaesyce ocellata
More information about  Euphorbia ocellata
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on Google Images
Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

website references from Google


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 19, 2018).

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