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warty spurge
Euphorbia alta
Euphorbia alta
warty spurge Spurge Family
Euphorbia alta Euphorbiaceae
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common names
  warty spurge
   giant spurge
  roughpod spurge
  tall spurge
accepted scientific name
  Euphorbia alta Norton
rules for finding collection records
  Euphorbia alta (108)
  Tithymalus altus (1)
family name
  Euphorbiaceae
Image Author: ©2009 Russ Kleinman, Patrick Alexander, Western New Mexico University Department of Natural Sciences and the Dale A. Zimmerman Herbarium
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Four petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Opposite, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru end of October

Plant Showiness (27%)
Euphorbia alta is very similar to and sometimes difficult to distinguish from E. spathulata.
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