Taxon  Report   1944    
Chamaesyce serpyllifolia   
(no longer an active name)
Thyme leafed spurge,  Thymeleaf sandmat
Chamaesyce serpyllifolia, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.

Bloom Period
Genus: Chamaesyce
Habitat: disturbed

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, (many plant communities)

Name Status:
Accepted by PLANTS

ICPN other name:
Euphorbia serpillifolia

Alternate Names:
ICPN: Euphorbia occidentalis
NOTE: Chamaesyce serpyllifolia is no longer an active name.
More information about  Chamaesyce serpyllifolia
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 31, 2020).