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Wood Spurge

A fairly strong, tall plant with yellowish green flowers found in broad-leaf woodland across Dorset.



Common Name Wood Spurge
Scientific Name Euphorbia amygdaloides
Species Group Spurge Family Euphorbiaceae
Interest Level
Look for
Identification Notes
Primary Habitat
Family Spurge family - Euphorbiaceae
Status Locally frequent
Flower Colour Group Green
  • 03 - March
  • 04 - April
  • 05 - May
Preferred Environment
Look for Flowers appear as large round discs sometimes with a reddish tinge
Additional Identification Notes
Similar Species

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Notebook Distribution Map Sites List Some Charts Some Photographs Recent Records Guidance Notes

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Spurge Family Euphorbiaceae