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Myrtle spurge identification and control: Euphorbia myrsinites

Myrtle spurge identification and control

Euphorbia myrsinites

myrtle spurge plant
Control of this Class C noxious weed is not required in King County. Although it has negative impacts elsewhere in the state, this species is not known to escape cultivation in King County and does not appear to pose a threat locally.

For more information about myrtle spurge, please visit the webpage of the Washington State Noxious Weed Control Board (external link).

Myrtle spurge photos

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Program offices are located at 201 S. Jackson St., Suite 600, Seattle, WA 98104. To contact staff, see the Noxious Weed Control Program Directory, send an email, or call 206-477-WEED (206-477-9333).