|Scientific Name||Euphorbia eriantha||USDA PLANTS Symbol||EUER2|
|Common Name||Beetle Spurge, Woolly-flower Spurge||ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.||28063|
|Description||Habitat: Gravely, dry, hot areas, hillsides, and canyons.
Plant: Erect annual 6 to 20 inches tall tangled with many branching stems.
Leaves: Very narrow, alternate, linear leaves 1 to 3 inches long.
Inflorescence: Many (>25) tiny white flowers in a few hairy clusters at the ends of the branches; male (staminate) and female (pistillate) flowers are separate.
Fruit: Female flower becoming a small green, hairy fruit capsule less than 1/4 inch long.
Bloom Period: February to October.
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Banner photo of Lupinus ssp. by Rick Capozza, Austin TX
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