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Prairie Broomspurge - Euphorbia missurica
Other Names:  Chamaesyce missurica


Global Rank: G5
State Rank: SNR

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General Description
Glabrous annual. Stems ascending to erect, 20–80 cm, highly branched. Leaves linear to linear-oblong, rounded to emarginate at the apex, oblique at the base, entire, 5–20 mm long. Inflorescence: a solitary cyathia in leaf axils. Cyathia 1–2 mm long; glands with white margins. Capsule 2–3 mm long; seeds smooth to obscurely wrinkled (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

Range Comments
MT to MN south to NM and TX (Lesica 2012. Manual of Montana Vascular Plants. BRIT Press. Fort Worth, TX).

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