Latin name: Euphorbia prostrata (Aiton) Small
  Pronunciation: yoo-FOR-bee-a pros-TRAY-ta

  Common name: Prostrate spurge
  Family: Euphorbiaceae (Spurge)
  Habitat: Disturbed places and sandy road edges,
  native to West Indies and S. America

  Blooming period: August to September
  Click for Latin name derivations:  1) Euphorbia
  2) prostrata
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