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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 6 years ago
Devil's Backbone
Pedilanthus Tithymaloides

1 Comment

angel_ansh
angel_ansh 6 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.

Pinellas Park, Florida, USA

Lat: 27.84, Long: -82.73

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

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