Caustic Spurge
Leaves & Stems
Caustic Spurge
Over-ripe Fruit
Caustic Spurge (Euphorbia drummondii)Class: Plants (Plantae) - Other Small Plants
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Spurge (Euphorbiaceae)
Species: Caustic Spurge (Euphorbia drummondii)
This Photo:     Flowers & Young Fruit
Synonym: Chamaesyce drummondii
Other names: Caustic Creeper, Caustic Weed, Creeping Caustic, Flat Spurge, Mat-spurge or Milkweed

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA) and elsewhere

Copyright © 2014- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 11-Jan-2014
This species is classed as LC (Least Concern) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)