Chamaesyce dioica

A plant of intermediate elevations on rocky slopes. Readily recognizable by the strongly unequal petaloid appendages, which hide the ovaries.

Cyathia at La Cueva on the west side of the Organ Mountains, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, 7 Sep 2006.

Flowering stems at La Cueva, 7 Sep 2006.

Plant habit at La Cueva, 7 Sep 2006.

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