Calflora
Taxon  Report   13191    
Euphorbia nutans  Lag.
Eyebane spurge
Euphorbia nutans
© 2012 Jake Ruygt
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Euphorbia nutans
© 2005 Robert E. Preston, Ph.D.
Euphorbia nutans, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Euphorbia nutans
© 2013 Zoya Akulova
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Euphorbia
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

PLANTS accepted name:
Chamaesyce nutans

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Chamaesyce nutans
More information about  Euphorbia nutans
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 16, 2018).