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Family: EUPHORBIACEAE 

 Euphorbia radians
 

Photo by Frank Vincentz.

  
Author:  George Bentham 1839
Family:  Euphorbiaceae
Habitat:  Northern + Central Mexico, Arizona, Texas
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Minimum-Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  3 centimetres
Height:  15 centimetres
Flower:  White
Reproduction:  Seeds/Cuttings
Pop names:  Sun Spurge
Synonyms:  Poinsettia radians, Klotzsch & Garcke 1859. (Euphorbia stormiae Croizat = Euphorbia radians var. stormiae).

Flowers by Pedro Tenorio-Lezama.

   This member of the Euphorbiaceae family was given this name by George Bentham in 1839. It is found in northern and central Mexico, Arizona and Texas, growing in a well drained soil with little to some water and lots of sun. The caudex can grow to three centimetres, the plant up to fifteen centimetres. The flowers are white.