Taxon  Report   1941    
Chamaesyce prostrata  (Aiton) Small  
(no longer an active name)
Prostrate sandmat,  Prostrate spurge
Chamaesyce prostrata, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it has been naturalized in the wild.

Bloom Period
Genus: Chamaesyce
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Euphorbia prostrata

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Euphorbia chamaesyce
PLANTS: Euphorbia prostrata
NOTE: Chamaesyce prostrata is no longer an active name.
More information about  Chamaesyce prostrata
Nursery availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Jepson eFlora


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]. 2020. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: May 29, 2020).