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Jatropha dioica
leatherstem Spurge Family
Jatropha dioica Euphorbiaceae
common names
accepted scientific name
  Jatropha dioica Sessé ex Cerv.
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  Jatropha dioica (170)
  Jatropha spathulata (3)
family name
Image Author: ©2014 Wynn Anderson, ©2005 Sonnia Hill
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed beginning of March thru 3rd week of November

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (16)
SEINet (4)
New Mexico Flora (3)
Wikimedia Commons (3)
Chihuahuan D. Gardens (1)
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