leafy spurge
noun Date: circa 1889 a tall perennial Eurasian herb (Euphorbia esula) naturalized as a weed in the northern United States and Canada

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  • leafy spurge — rykštinė karpažolė statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Euphorbia virgata angl. leafy spurge; twiggy spurge vok. Ruten Wolfsmilch rus. молочай лозный; молочай прутовидный lenk. wilczomlecz rózgowaty …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • leafy spurge — noun tall European perennial naturalized and troublesome as a weed in eastern North America • Syn: ↑wolf s milk, ↑Euphorbia esula • Hypernyms: ↑spurge • Member Holonyms: ↑Euphorbia, ↑genus Euphorbia …   Useful english dictionary

  • spurge — /sperrj/, n. any of numerous plants of the genus Euphorbia, having a milky juice and flowers with no petals or sepals. Cf. spurge family. [1350 1400; ME < MF espurge, n. deriv. of espurgier to cleanse < L expurgare. See EX 1, PURGE] * * * One of… …   Universalium

  • twiggy spurge — rykštinė karpažolė statusas T sritis vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Euphorbia virgata angl. leafy spurge; twiggy spurge vok. Ruten Wolfsmilch rus. молочай лозный; молочай прутовидный lenk. wilczomlecz rózgowaty …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • Hyles euphorbiae — Spurge Hawk moth Hyles euphorbiae, adult Caterpillar of the Spurge Hawk moth …   Wikipedia

  • Euphorbia esula — Taxobox name = Euphorbia esula aka The Green Spurge image width = 250px regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Malpighiales familia = Euphorbiaceae genus = Euphorbia species = E. esula binomial = Euphorbia esula… …   Wikipedia

  • Euphorbia esula — ID 34010 Symbol Key EUES Common Name leafy spurge Family Euphorbiaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution AZ, CA, CO, CT, DE, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MT, ND …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Aphthona cyparissiae — Taxobox name = Aphthona cyparissiae image width = 250px image caption = regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Coleoptera familia = Chrysomelidae genus = Aphthona species = A. cyparissiae binomial = Aphthona cyparissiae… …   Wikipedia

  • Euphorbia — cf. serrata Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae …   Wikipedia

  • Aphthona abdominalis — Taxobox name = Aphthona abdominalis image width = 250px image caption = regnum = Animalia phylum = Arthropoda classis = Insecta ordo = Coleoptera familia = Chrysomelidae genus = Aphthona species = A. abdominalis binomial = Aphthona abdominalis… …   Wikipedia

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