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Snow-on-the-Mountain

Euphorbia marginata



First Noted by Expedition
July 28, 1806, along the Yellowstone River, Montana.
 

Description
Leaves may be light green, variegated, or entirely white. Tiny flowers, each with whitish, petal-like bracts, are borne in clusters atop the stems. Height: 1-3 ft (0.3-0.9 m).
 

Habitat
Dry slopes; disturbed prairies; roadsides.
 

Range
Montana to New Mexico, east to southern Minnesota, western Iowa, western Missouri, and Texas; naturalized in waste areas east to the Atlantic.
 

Note
Species information from enature.com
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