Taxon  Report   1923    
Chamaesyce arizonica  (Engelm.) Arthur  
(no longer an active name; please see Euphorbia arizonica)
Arizona sandmat,  Arizona spurge
Chamaesyce arizonica
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Chamaesyce 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 Euphorbia arizonica

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Chamaesyce arizonica
© 2013 Keir Morse
Genus: Chamaesyce
Communities: Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + PLANTS

ICPN accepted name:
Euphorbia arizonica

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Chamaesyce versicolor
PLANTS: Euphorbia arizonica
PLANTS: Euphorbia versicolor
NOTE: Chamaesyce arizonica is no longer an active name.
More information about  Chamaesyce arizonica
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Jepson eFlora

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

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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:   (Accessed: Dec 18, 2018).