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Tropic Croton

Croton glandulosus L. var. septentrionalis Muell.-Arg.

Euphorbiaceae (Spurge Family)


young plant, initiating flowering

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Tropic Croton

        warm-season annual plant, with upright, spreading-branches growth habit

        grows 6-24 tall and about equally wide

        leaves dark green, with slightly scalloped or toothed margins

        less hair on leaves than woolly croton, one-seeded croton or texas croton

        stems are tan to green and slightly hairy

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