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Devil's Backbone

Pedilanthus Tithymaloides

Description:

Zig zag stems. Upright, bushy, small shrub. Pink bract-cups resembling slippers to 1/2" long

1 Species ID Suggestions

angel_ansh
angel_ansh 9 years ago
Devil's Backbone
Pedilanthus Tithymaloides


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1 Comment

angel_ansh
angel_ansh 9 years ago

We call this one Japanese Poinsettia. It is believed to be a potential source of hydrocarbons. But I'm not aware of any studies proving if it's true.

MistyWood
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MistyWood

Florida, USA

Spotted on Jun 15, 2012
Submitted on Jun 15, 2012

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