Shrubby Copperleaf

Shrubby Copperleaf

Latin: Acalypha phleoides (Acalypha lindheimeri)

Family: Spurge (Euphorbiaceae)

Size: To 0.25 in. wide

Date: 6/02/2001

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Notes: The flowers are in spikes at the tips of the stems or growing from the leaf axils. The staminate and pistillate flowers may be together or in separate spikes.

This plant is found on the Appleton-Whittell Research Ranch Working Check list of flora.

Shrubby Copperleaf plant profile on the USDA Plants server.