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Euphorbia hyssopifolia

Hyssopleaf spurge (Euphorbia hyssopifolia) is a native weed ranging from South America to the lower United States. This species is often used medicinally and in landscapes as its delicate flowers are a pollinator favorite. This plant emits a toxic, milky sap when stems or leaves are broken.

  • Scientific Name: Euphorbia hyssopifolia
  • Common Name: Hyssopleaf spurge
  • Seasonality: Warm
  • Soil Type: Wet or dry
  • Toxicity: Toxic
  • Plant Growth: Annual

Euphorbia hyssopoflia main

Photos of Euphorbia Hyssopifolia

Euphorbia hyssopoflia flowers
Euphorbia hyssopoflia habitat