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Emex spinosa
devil's thorn Smartweed-Buckwheat Family
Emex spinosa Polygonaceae
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common name
  devil's thorn
accepted scientific name
  Emex spinosa (L.) Campd.
rules for finding collection records
  Emex spinosa (96)
family name
  Polygonaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Anthony Valois and the National Park Service
Image License: public domain
Image Source
Category: Wildflowers
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 0.15 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed beginning of December thru 3rd week of June

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (36%)
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Sand
Disturbed
Brush
Grassland
Native Plant Status
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native Not Native
native Not Present

Invasive in some regions.
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