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Location: Ouachita County, Arkansas
Month of Photograph: March
Distribution Map: Cnidoscolus texanus - Distibution Map Spacer
USDA, NRCS. 2012. The PLANTS Database (, 16 January 2012). National Plant Data Team, Greensboro, NC 27401-4901 USA. Spacer Guests can be assured that there is established evidence that this plant has been found in all of the green filled counties of Arkansas. However, the white filled counties should not be interpreted as counties in which this plant does not grow. They should instead be interpreted as counties which lack officially sanction evidence of the plants presence there.

Family: Euphorbiaceae 

Flower, frontal view

Cnidoscolus texanus - Flower, Frontal View "
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Cnidoscolus texanus - Flower Frontal View Flower, Frontal view


Cnidoscolus texanus - Whole PlantWhole Plant
Cnidoscolus texanus - Inflorescence Lateral ViewInflorescence, lateral view
Cnidoscolus texanus - Leaf AdaxialLeaf, adaxial
Cnidoscolus texanus - Leaf and SpinesLeaf and Spines
Leaf with Spines
Cnidoscolus texanus  - Leaf and Spines

Stem with Spines
Cnidoscolus texanus - Stem with Spines