Pillpod Sandmat

Pillpod Sandmat

Pillpod Sandmat
Chamaesyce hirta (Euphorbia hirta)

Family: Spurge (Euphorbiaceae)

Size: Tiny, to 0.125 in. in dense clumps in the leaf axils.

Date: 9/09/2001

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Notes: Red spot in center of leaves. Milky sap may irritate skin. More than 3 dozen species of Euphorbia in Arizona.

Pillpod Sandmat plant profile on the USDA Plants server.