San Diego Creek Channel, NE Campus, 6-13-13. © Ron Vanderhoff.

Spotted Spurge
(Prostrate Spurge)

Euphorbia maculata

Exotic species, native to Eastern North America

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Note small flowers, hairy fruit, ad red spotted leaves. San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary, Irvine, CA 7-31-11. © Joan Avise

Note hairy fruit, San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary, Irvine, CA 7-31-11. © Joan Avise

Note hairy fruit, San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary, Irvine, CA 7-31-11. © Joan Avise

Note red spotted leaves, San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary, Irvine, CA 7-31-11. © Joan Avise

San Diego Creek Channel, NE Campus, 6-13-13. © Ron Vanderhoff.