Weed- Myrtle Spurge

  

Myrtle Spurge
Euphorbia myrsinites

  • grows 4-6″ in height, can spread 18″ laterally
  • yellow-green pod type flowers
  • spreads by seed, grows from taproot annually
  • originally sold as an ornamental at stores and nurseries
  • milky sap is toxic WEAR GLOVES, LONG SLEEVES when pulling