Acalypha phleoides


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Scientific Name Acalypha phleoides USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Shrubby Copperleaf ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Euphorbiaceae (Spurge) SEINet Reference
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Description Erect perennial 10 to 20 inches tall; elliptic or obovate leaves, the lower-most round, pointed tips, 1 to 2-1/2 inches long with toothed edges; dense flower head spikes 1 to 4 inches long, green or often very red. Description adapted from SEINet. These were found along a roadside near Austin. Texas Status

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