Crotonopsis elliptica

Crotonopsis = like a Croton
elliptica = eliptic


Synonym:Croton willdenowii
Family:Euphorbiaceae
Common Name:Rushfoil
Authority: Willd.
Etymology:
C Value:5
Wetness:UPL
# of Species in  
Genus in Illinois:
2
Duration:Annual
Reproduction:Monoecious
Flower Type:Imperfect
Growth Habit:Forb
Leaf Arrangement:Alternate
Leaf Type:Simple
Leaf Margin:Entire
Leaf Toothing:Entire
Flower Color:White
Habitat:Rocky glades
Status (State):Not Listed
Status (Federal):Not Listed
ID Tips:Leaves are covered in brown scales (lepidote)
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