Calflora
Taxon  Report   11684 
Euphorbia virgata  Waldst. & Kit.
Leafy spurge
Euphorbia virgata
© © 2001 CDFA
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Euphorbia virgata
© 2001 CDFA
Euphorbia virgata, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Moderate

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Euphorbia virgata
© 2001 CDFA
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Euphorbia
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF
Alternate Names:
(according to)

ICPN: Euphorbia esula
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Jepson eFlora

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USDA PLANTS Profile (EUESU)

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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 16, 2018).

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