EPPO Global Database

Euphorbia hyssopifolia(EPHHS)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: EPHHS
  • Preferred name: Euphorbia hyssopifolia
  • Authority: Linnaeus


USA (southern), Mexico, Central America, Caribbean, South America (except southern cone). Introduced in Greece, India, Mali, Tchad, Guinée to Nigeria and Cameroon

WSSA list of weeds in North America

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Chamaesyce brasiliensis (Lamarck) Small
Chamaesyce hyssopifolia (Linnaeus) Small
Euphorbia brasiliensis Lamarck

Common names
Name Language
hyssop-leaf sandmat English
hyssop spurge English
ysopblättrige Wolfsmilch German
carano Spanish
hierba de la golondrina Spanish (HN)
malcasada Spanish (CU)
pie de paloma Spanish
erva-andorinha Portuguese (BR)