Calflora
Taxon  Report   3550    
Euphorbia crenulata  Engelm.
Chinese caps,  Chinesecaps
Euphorbia crenulata, a dicot, is an annual or perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
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Bloom Period
Family: EUPHORBIACEAE  
Genus: Euphorbia

Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS

Communities: Closed-cone Pine Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub, Coastal Sage Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Redwood Forest, Douglas-Fir Forest, Foothill Woodland, Chaparral, Valley Grassland, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Southern Oak Woodland, Foothill Woodland

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Tithymalus crenulatus
More information about  Euphorbia crenulata

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]. 2021. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jan 24, 2021).