Taxon  Report   8559 
Euphorbia heterophylla  L.
Mexican fireplant
Euphorbia heterophylla, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is not native to California.
 

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 Plant Characteristics
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Bloom Period
Communities: agricultural weed, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Euphorbia
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Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Euphorbia geniculata
PLANTS: Euphorbia prunifolia
PLANTS: Poinsettia geniculata
PLANTS: Poinsettia heterophylla
 Information about  Euphorbia heterophylla  from other sources:
Photos on Picasa / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (EUHE4)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

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 Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 17, 2014).

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