Calflora
Taxon  Report   13057    
Euphorbia arizonica  Engelm.
Arizona spurge
Euphorbia arizonica
© 2013 Keir Morse
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Euphorbia arizonica
© 2013 Keir Morse
Euphorbia arizonica, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
also called Chamaesyce arizonica
California Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Plant Characteristics
and Associations
Euphorbia arizonica
© 2013 Keir Morse
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Euphorbia
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Chamaesyce arizonica

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Chamaesyce arizonica
More information about  Euphorbia arizonica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
Photos on PlantID.net   /   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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 21, 2019).