Taxon  Report   1944 
Chamaesyce serpyllifolia  (Pers.) Small
thyme leafed spurge,  thymeleaf sandmat
Chamaesyce serpyllifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

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Chamaesyce serpyllifolia
© 2008 Keir Morse
Chamaesyce serpyllifolia
© 2005 James M. Andre
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)
Habitat: disturbed [Walker]
Genus: Chamaesyce
Subspecies and Varieties:
Chamaesyce serpyllifolia ssp. hirtula
Chamaesyce serpyllifolia ssp. serpyllifolia
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Jepson eFlora accepted name: Euphorbia serpyllifolia
Alternate Names:
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ICPN: Euphorbia occidentalis
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jul 01, 2015).

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