cliff spurge Euphorbiaceae Euphorbia misera
Leaf:Alternate, simple, drought deciduous, broadly ovate to nearly round, light green and pubescent above and below.
Flower:Distinctive, with a broad yellow center nectar disc, petals red to white with yellow or white fringed edges; borne at the branch tips.
Fruit:A 3-parted round capsule containing round gray-brown seeds.
Twig:Gray-brown, semi-succulent and very flexible; producing milky sap when broken.
Bark:Red-brown to gray-brown; developing shallow fissures.
Form:A low multi-stem shrub to 3 feet.