Spurge (Euphorbia spp)

Spurge (Euphorbia spp)

A genus of plants belonging to the family Euphorbiaceae, consisting of 2008 species.

Structure: Prostrate

Life Cycle: Warm-season annual

What To Look For: Numerous long, creeping stems tinged with purple which ooze milky fluid when broken

Growth Period: Plants appear mid to late May; blooms June to October