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Snow on the Mountain
Scientific Name: Euphorbia marginata Pursh
Synonym: Agaloma marginata, Dichrophyllum marginatum, Lepadena marginata
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Snow on the Mountain (Euphorbia  marginata)
Clarence A. Rechenthin. Courtesy of USDA NRCS Texas State Office and USDA Plants
Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: All zones

Frost Tolerance: Need frost protection in Phoenix

Minimum Avg. Temperature: 50F (10C)

Sun Exposure: Sun to part shade

Origin: North America

Growth Habits: Annual, up to 2 feet tall (60 cm); upper leaves variegated to all white.

Watering Needs: Little water

Propagation: Sow in place in spring

As Dichrophyllum marginatum, Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. Illustrated flora of the northern states and Canada. Vol. 2: 469.

Blooming Habits:
Insignificant flowers.

Fruiting Habits:

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